Table 6
Police-reported clearance rates for selected offences, selected police services, 2010

Table 6
Police-reported clearance rates for selected offences, selected police services, 2010
20 largest municipal and selected other police services HomicideNote 1 Assault
(level 2 and 3)
Sexual assaultNote 2 Robbery Break and enter Motor vehicle theft
percent clearedNote 3
Toronto Police 44.3 75.9 63.0 38.7 25.2 8.2
Montréal PoliceNote 4 83.8 68.5 35.4 38.3 12.6 7.6
Peel Regional Police 100.0 85.4 62.8 35.4 26.7 10.7
Calgary Police 53.3 70.6 36.5 36.6 17.7 6.2
York Regional Police 85.7 83.9 79.6 39.4 25.8 18.6
Ottawa Police 92.3 74.9 52.4 37.0 32.4 13.4
Edmonton Police 80.8 64.5 47.5 34.2 11.8 5.9
Winnipeg Police 77.3 62.3 42.5 31.8 11.1 4.8
Vancouver Police 66.7 52.8 30.8 32.1 6.2 2.8
Durham Regional Police 87.5 89.8 73.1 49.7 24.3 15.7
Québec Police 83.3 61.1 47.6 52.7 9.0 12.5
Hamilton Regional Police 75.0 67.7 45.8 33.5 13.4 8.4
Waterloo Regional Police Note : not applicable 75.5 48.1 43.7 18.6 16.0
Halton Regional Police Note : not applicable 84.5 59.3 49.6 27.3 22.8
Surrey, RCMP 53.8 46.1 47.9 29.8 4.6 2.4
Niagara Regional Police Note : not applicable 75.9 70.5 42.4 17.3 9.9
Halifax Regional Police 72.7 63.6 33.2 32.5 11.2 10.7
Longueuil Police Note : not applicable 72.9 64.3 48.5 7.9 6.1
Laval Police Note : not applicable 86.9 82.5 43.4 8.4 7.1
London Police 100.0 76.8 76.5 56.3 35.0 37.0
Saskatoon PoliceNote 5 80.0 48.0 22.1 28.5 10.3 6.6
Windsor Police Note : not applicable 77.4 63.7 46.2 15.1 11.4
Regina Police 50.0 70.9 66.9 43.0 14.4 12.0
St. John's, Royal Nfld. Constabulary Note : not applicable 60.6 19.0 38.3 7.2 8.4
Greater Sudbury Police Note : not applicable 84.0 56.8 43.8 10.4 17.8
Codiac Regional Police, RCMP Note : not applicable 75.9 80.6 46.5 15.3 26.0
Victoria Police Note : not applicable 66.4 31.3 43.0 9.9 7.0
Cape Breton Regional Police Note : not applicable 81.9 36.3 58.1 12.7 14.5
Saint John Police Note : not applicable 60.8 35.8 71.8 21.0 27.3
Charlottetown Police Note : not applicable 72.0 66.7 71.4 20.8 34.3
… not applicable
1. Due to the variability in small numbers, the percentage of incidents cleared by police have not been shown when the number of victims is below 5.
2. Includes sexual assault level 1, 2 and 3.
3. Represents the proportion of all crimes that were successfully cleared by police. A criminal incident is cleared when a police investigation leads to the identification of an accused person against whom charges can be laid by police.
4. Counts for Montréal Police Services have been imputed based on 2009 data.
5. Saskatoon Police report that there may have been a problem with their 2010 clearance statistics and that the current rates may be revised in 2012.
Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Uniform Crime Reporting Survey.
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