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Crime Rates

“Decrease overall crime rates by 5% annually over the previous five-year average” measures success in increasing public safety in our homes, on our streets, and in our overall community.

How are we doing?

Saskatoon’s crime rates have been trending downward since 2009.  In 2015, there were 9,141 total Saskatoon criminal code violations (excluding traffic violations) per 100,000 population. Saskatoon's total criminal code violations (excluding traffic violations) per 100,000 population has decreased 5.6% in 2015 compared to the last five-year average (2010-2014).

Data Table
Total Saskatoon Criminal Code Violations (excluding traffic) per 100,000 population
  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Other Crime 9548 8525 8604 7854 7366 7787 7810      
Violent Crime 1978 1977 1818 1616 1459 1422 1331      
Targeted Annual Decrease               7393 6975 6581

For more information please see the attached report Crime Rates

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