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)
  2016
  Canada N.L. P.E.I. N.S. N.B.
  incidents
All violations 2,142,545 34,342 7,357 52,604 40,048
All Criminal Code violations (including traffic) 2,019,476 33,131 7,016 49,421 37,812
All Criminal Code violations (excluding traffic) 1,895,546 31,407 6,425 46,325 35,541
Violent Criminal Code violations 381,594 7,037 1,168 10,952 8,904
Homicide1 611 7 0 13 11
Attempted murder 777 7 0 26 7
Sexual assault (levels 1-3) 21,014 312 70 626 368
Assault2 220,318 3,834 605 5,671 4,964
Robbery 21,806 223 18 272 226
Criminal harassment 18,825 358 78 435 525
Uttering Threats 60,448 1,748 225 2,304 1,945
Other violent violations3 37,795 548 172 1,605 858
Property crime violations 1,163,647 17,894 4,336 26,996 20,404
Breaking and entering 159,119 2,702 380 2,917 3,254
Theft of motor vehicle 78,710 492 89 912 941
Theft over $5,000 (non-motor vehicle) 15,415 232 34 235 228
Theft under $5,000 (non-motor vehicle) 495,639 5,323 1,898 11,594 8,004
Mischief 260,333 7,462 1,243 7,324 5,437
Other property crime violations4 154,431 1,683 692 4,014 2,525.25
Other Criminal Code violations 350,305 6,476 921 8,377 6,233
Disturb the peace 97,554 2,324 393 1,504 1,437
Administration of justice violations 203,265 3,273 346 5,252 3,459
Other violations5 45,993 853 166 1,582 1,287
Criminal Code traffic violations 123,930 1,724 591 3,096 2,271
Impaired driving 70,509 1,376 488 2,501 1,676
Other Criminal Code traffic violations 53,421 348 103 595 595
Federal Statute violations 123,069 1,211 341 3,183 2,236
Drug violations 95,417 982 279 2,731 1,677
Other Federal Statutes6 27,652 229 62 452 559
  rate per 100,000 population
All violations 5,904.54 6,478.06 4,949.24 5,540.17 5,291.89
All Criminal Code violations (including traffic) 5,565.38 6,249.62 4,719.84 5,204.94 4,996.43
All Criminal Code violations (excluding traffic) 5,223.84 5,924.42 4,322.26 4,878.88 4,696.35
Violent Criminal Code violations 1,051.62 1,327.42 785.74 1,153.45 1,176.56
Homicide1 1.68 1.32 0.00 1.37 1.45
Attempted murder 2.14 1.32 0.00 2.74 0.92
Sexual assault (levels 1-3) 57.91 58.85 47.09 65.93 48.63
Assault2 607.17 723.23 407.00 597.26 655.93
Robbery 60.09 42.07 12.11 28.65 29.86
Criminal harassment 51.88 67.53 52.47 45.81 69.37
Uttering Threats 166.59 329.73 151.36 242.65 257.01
Other violent violations3 104.16 103.38 115.72 169.04 113.37
Property crime violations 3,206.84 3,375.41 2,916.94 2,843.18 2,696.16
Breaking and entering 438.51 509.69 255.64 307.21 429.98
Theft of motor vehicle 216.91 92.81 59.87 96.05 124.34
Theft over $5,000 (non-motor vehicle) 42.48 43.76 22.87 24.75 30.13
Theft under $5,000 (non-motor vehicle) 1,365.91 1,004.10 1,276.83 1,221.06 1,057.64
Mischief 717.44 1,407.58 836.20 771.35 718.44
Other property crime violations4 425.60 317.48 465.52 422.75 335.64
Other Criminal Code violations 965.39 1,221.59 619.58 882.25 823.62
Disturb the peace 268.84 438.38 264.38 158.40 189.88
Administration of justice violations 560.17 617.40 232.76 553.13 457.07
Other violations5 126.74 160.90 111.67 166.62 170.06
Criminal Code traffic violations 341.53 325.20 397.58 326.07 300.09
Impaired driving 194.31 259.56 328.29 263.40 221.46
Other Criminal Code traffic violations 147.22 65.64 69.29 62.66 78.62
Federal Statute violations 339.16 228.44 229.40 335.23 295.46
Drug violations 262.96 185.24 187.69 287.62 221.60
Other Federal Statutes6 76.20 43.19 41.71 47.61 73.87

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