PROTECTING COMMUNITIES

Objective 2

Protect Cheshire's vulnerable communities from harm.

The performance data below relates to year ending January 2016.

Measure

This year

Last year

% change 

Recorded number of rape offences

460

475

-3.2%

Recorded number of sexual assault offences

541

499

8.4%

Recorded number of sexual offences against children

855

732

16.8%

Recorded number of hate crimes

1,027

778

32.1%