PROTECTING COMMUNITIES

Objective 2

Protect Cheshire's vulnerable communities from harm.

The performance data below relates to year ending February 2016.

Measure

This year

Last year

% change 

Recorded number of rape offences

478

449

6.5%

Recorded number of sexual assault offences

545

526

3.6%

Recorded number of sexual offences against children

929

783

18.6%

Recorded number of hate crimes

1,057

798

32.5%