Table 8
Accused charged with co-offending and group crime, by selected offences, Canada, 2011

Table 8
Accused charged with co-offending and group crime, by selected offences, Canada, 2011
Table summary
This table displays the results of accused charged with co-offending and group crime by selected offences. The information is grouped by type of offence (appearing as row headers), lone offence, co-offence, all, 1 accused, 2 accused, 3 or more accused and total accused, calculated using number and percent charged units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Type of offence Lone offence Co-offence All
1 accused 2 accused 3 or more accused Total accused
number percent charged number percent charged number percent charged number percent charged
Total crime (excluding traffic) 707,825 61 132,196 47 70,098 47 910,119 58
Violent crime  
Homicide 369 90 74 97 102 100 545 93
Other violations causing deathNote 1 61 92 4 100 3 100 68 93
Attempted murder 315 95 86 97 100 97 501 96
Sexual assault - level 3 - aggravated 93 91 8 100 6 83 107 92
Sexual assault - level 2 - weapon or bodily harm 203 91 60 88 25 80 288 90
Sexual assault - level 1 11,047 69 562 61 209 38 11,818 68
Sexual violations against childrenNote 2 1,877 67 60 60 6 17 1,943 67
Assault - level 3 - aggravated 1,952 95 714 89 514 85 3,180 92
Assault - level 2 - weapon or bodily harm 29,013 80 5,238 70 2,945 69 37,196 78
Assault - level 1 110,101 62 14,354 43 4,793 39 129,248 59
Assault against police officer 7,374 87 1,232 80 547 79 9,153 85
Other assaults 1,665 89 200 84 113 85 1,978 88
Firearms - use of, discharge, pointing 668 77 176 73 197 61 1,041 74
Robbery 6,378 91 3,870 90 3,923 89 14,171 90
Forcible confinement or kidnapping 2,676 92 310 82 338 85 3,324 90
Abduction 152 47 16 63 9 67 177 50
Extortion 661 69 216 77 155 75 1,032 72
Criminal harassment 13,307 51 1,054 21 561 19 14,922 47
Uttering threats 38,474 46 3,238 30 1,113 28 42,825 44
Indecent or harassing phone calls 7,163 10 650 3 184 0 7,997 10
Other violent Criminal Code violations 2,505 50 392 36 279 41 3,176 48
Total 236,054 62 32,514 54 16,122 60 284,690 61
Property crime  
Breaking and entering 20,465 66 9,314 73 9,644 65 39,423 67
Possession of stolen propertyNote 3 14,123 80 6,080 77 3,312 78 23,515 79
Theft of motor vehicle 8,819 53 2,804 67 1,939 69 13,562 58
Theft over $5,000 (non-motor vehicle) 1,615 67 656 74 421 76 2,692 70
Theft of $5,000 or under (non-motor vehicle) 93,404 56 26,824 46 9,686 43 129,914 53
FraudNote 4 24,639 70 5,264 72 2,735 74 32,638 70
MischiefNote 5 69,677 26 16,924 20 12,172 22 98,773 25
Arson 831 67 476 53 420 55 1,727 61
Total 233,573 51 68,342 49 40,329 49 342,244 50
Other Criminal Code offences  
Counterfeiting 435 66 232 83 69 80 736 73
Weapons violations 8,826 67 2,120 66 1,414 59 12,360 66
Child pornography 704 74 72 14 59 5 835 64
Prostitution 1,648 92 112 61 102 86 1,862 90
Disturb the peace 47,454 9 18,220 6 8,446 7 74,120 8
Administration of justice violations 162,716 89 7,588 76 2,015 63 172,319 88
Other violations 16,415 65 2,996 62 1,542 55 20,953 64
Total 238,198 71 31,340 33 13,647 27 283,185 64
Criminal Code traffic violations  
Impaired drivingNote 6 75,303 78 1,598 75 527 55 77,428 78
Other Criminal Code traffic violations 18,147 82 1,022 80 310 69 19,479 82
Total 93,450 79 2,620 77 837 60 96,907 79
Drug offences  
Possession - cannabis 41,995 49 15,532 36 11,597 23 69,124 42
Possession - cocaine 5,189 72 1,366 69 607 55 7,162 70
Possession - other drugsNote 7 7,119 68 1,742 59 945 42 9,806 64
Trafficking, production or distribution - cannabis 6,348 81 4,616 84 3,088 80 14,052 82
Trafficking, production or distribution - cocaine 4,510 92 3,400 92 3,142 89 11,052 91
Trafficking, production or distribution - other drugs 2,907 85 2,108 89 1,979 73 6,994 83
Total 68,068 60 28,764 57 21,358 47 118,190 57
Other federal statute violations  
Youth Criminal Justice Act 7,870 90 490 74 215 60 8,575 89
Other federal statutes 7,829 36 1,484 32 1,271 38 10,584 35
Total 15,699 63 1,974 42 1,486 41 19,159 59
Total - all violations 885,042 63 165,554 49 93,779 47 1,144,375 60
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