Skip to main content

Crime: Statistics

Question for Cabinet Office

UIN HL5195, tabled on 29 January 2018

To ask Her Majesty's Government whether there is a difference between the numbers of crimes reported to the police and the numbers of crimes published in the British Crime Survey for the same period; and, if so, what is their assessment of the reasons why.

Answered on

8 February 2018

This answer is a correction from the original answer.

The information requested falls within the responsibility of the UK Statistics Authority. I have asked the Authority to reply and I will place a copy of their letter in the Library of the House.

Original answer

The information requested falls within the responsibility of the UK Statistics Authority. I have asked the Authority to reply and I will place a copy of their letter in the Library of the House.

Answered by

Cabinet Office