National Crime Survey

The most recent National Crime Survey (up to June 2015) was published in October 2015.

This is a survey and not crime reported to the Police, although some of the data included will also have been reported to the police.

Fraud and Cyber-Crime was recorded for the first time:

  • 5.1m victims of Fraud (50% resulted in a financial loss and of those 78% was up to £499)
  • 2.4m victims of Cyber-Crime
  • 66% of victims of Fraud/Cyber-Crime in the survey were aged 65+

National Crime Survey: Report October 2015