PROTECTING COMMUNITIES

Objective 2

Protect Cheshire's vulnerable communities from harm.

The performance data below relates to year ending March 2017.

Measure

This year

Last year

% change 

Recorded number of rape offences

418

448

15.6%

Recorded number of sexual assault offences

583

528

10.4%

Recorded number of sexual offences against children

939

797

17.8%

Recorded number of hate crimes

1,113

803

38.6%