Clearance status of police-reported violent incidents against women, by province and territory, 2011
|Province and territory||Cleared||Not cleared|
|By charge||By other meansNote 1||Total cleared|
|Newfoundland and Labrador||45||21||66||34|
|Prince Edward Island||41||31||72||28|
1. 'Cleared by other means' includes complainant requests charges not be laid, reasons beyond the control of the department, departmental discretion, suicide of accused, death of accused, death of witness/complainant, accused is less than 12 years of age, committal of accused to mental hospital, accused in foreign country, accused involved in other incidents, accused already sentenced, diversionary programs, incidents cleared by a lesser statute, incident cleared by other municipal/provincial/federal agency.
Note: Percentages may not total 100% due to rounding.
Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Incident-based Uniform Crime Reporting Survey.
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