Crimes, by type of violation, and by province and territory (Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick)

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Crimes, by type of violation, and by province and territory
(Newfoundland and Labrador, Prince Edward Island, Nova Scotia, New Brunswick)
  2012
  Canada N.L. P.E.I. N.S. N.B.
  incidents
All violations 2,235,325 35,875 10,672 67,407 47,559
All Criminal Code violations (including traffic) 2,090,029 34,032 10,178 63,440 44,621
All Criminal Code violations (excluding traffic) 1,949,160 31,766 9,532 60,042 41,723
Violent Criminal Code violations 415,119 7,888 1,707 12,954 11,155
Homicide1 543 3 0 17 6
Attempted murder 676 0 1 34 11
Sexual assault (levels 1-3) 21,921 371 74 668 498
Assault2 236,563 4,615 898 7,086 6,048
Robbery 27,680 142 25 441 164
Criminal harassment 22,203 201 110 631 689
Uttering Threats 70,383 1,998 376 2,753 2,589
Other violent violations3 31,905 522 211 1,239 1,126
Property crime violations 1,190,972 18,836 6,700 37,307 24,413
Breaking and entering 175,712 2,792 834 4,824 3,630
Theft of motor vehicle 77,939 506 159 1,327 1,143
Theft over $5,000 (non-motor vehicle) 15,449 235 40 281 233
Theft under $5,000 (non-motor vehicle) 496,781 6,069 3,229 16,139 9,974
Mischief 305,431 8,012 1,824 11,098 6,969
Other Criminal Code violations 343,069 5,042 1,125 9,781 6,155
Disturb the peace 112,513 1,973 582 2,248 1,614
Administration of justice violations 180,652 2,139 347 5,689 3,006
Other violations4 177,725 2,251 826 5,585 4,248
Criminal Code traffic violations 140,869 2,266 646 3,398 2,898
Impaired driving 84,483 1,852 480 2,693 2,176
Other Criminal Code traffic violations 56,386 414 166 705 722
Federal Statute violations 145,296 1,843 494 3,967 2,938
Drug violations (CDSA)5 109,422 1,411 352 3,193 1,945
Federal statutes 23,297 307 107 473 648
  rate per 100,000 population
All violations 6,408.53 6,997.83 7,304.34 7,105.23 6,291.29
All Criminal Code violations (including traffic) 5,991.97 6,638.33 6,966.22 6,687.08 5,902.64
All Criminal Code violations (excluding traffic) 5,588.11 6,196.32 6,524.08 6,328.90 5,519.28
Violent Criminal Code violations 1,190.12 1,538.64 1,168.34 1,365.45 1,475.63
Homicide1 1.56 0.59 0.00 1.79 0.79
Attempted murder 1.94 0.00 0.68 3.58 1.46
Sexual assault (levels 1-3) 62.85 72.37 50.64 70.41 65.88
Assault2 678.21 900.21 614.62 746.92 800.05
Robbery 79.36 27.70 17.11 46.48 21.69
Criminal harassment 63.65 39.21 75.29 66.51 91.14
Uttering Threats 201.78 389.73 257.35 290.19 342.48
Other violent violations3 91.48 101.81 144.41 130.61 148.95
Property crime violations 3,414.44 3,674.18 4,585.74 3,932.45 3,229.45
Breaking and entering 503.75 544.61 570.82 508.49 480.19
Theft of motor vehicle 223.45 98.70 108.83 139.88 151.20
Theft over $5,000 (non-motor vehicle) 44.29 45.84 27.38 29.62 30.82
Theft under $5,000 (non-motor vehicle) 1,424.24 1,183.83 2,210.05 1,701.18 1,319.40
Mischief 875.65 1,562.83 1,248.42 1,169.82 921.89
Other Criminal Code violations 983.56 983.50 769.99 1,031.00 814.21
Disturb the peace 322.57 384.86 398.34 236.96 213.51
Administration of justice violations 517.92 417.24 237.50 599.67 397.65
Other violations4 509.51 439.09 565.35 588.71 561.95
Criminal Code traffic violations 403.86 442.01 442.15 358.18 383.36
Impaired driving 242.21 361.25 328.53 283.86 287.85
Other Criminal Code traffic violations 161.65 80.76 113.62 74.31 95.51
Federal Statute violations 416.55 359.50 338.11 418.15 388.65
Drug violations (CDSA)5 313.71 275.24 240.93 336.56 257.30
Federal statutes 66.79 59.88 73.24 49.86 85.72

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