Crime Statistics - Incidents and rates for selected offences

data.novascotia.ca | Last Updated 9 Oct 2018

The dataset includes incident-based crime statistics at the provincial and police service level. Statistics include the number of incidents of offences and rates per 100,000 population for the following offences: Homicide, Attempted murder , Sexual assault (Levels 1, 2 and 3), Total sexual violations against children, Assault (Levels 1, 2 and 3), Total robbery, Total breaking and entering, Total theft of motor vehicle, Total impaired driving, Total drug violations, Possession (cannabis), Possession, (cocaine), Possession (other Controlled Drugs and Substances Act drugs), Cannabis (trafficking, production or distribution), Cocaine (trafficking, production or distribution), Other Controlled Drugs and Substances Act drugs (trafficking, production or distribution). This data is sourced from Statistics Canada through CANSIM.

Tags: justice, crime, crime statistics, crime rate

This dataset has the following 5 columns:

Column NameAPI Column NameData TypeSample Values
GEOGRAPHYgeographytext
YEARyearcalendar_date
VIOLATIONSviolationstext
INCIDENTSincidentsnumber
RATESratesnumber