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State of the Criminal Justice System Dashboard

Safe Communities

Ensuring that individuals, families, and communities in Canada are safe is a core outcome of the criminal justice system, which can be achieved through crime prevention and intervention. This outcome is measured by crime severity, police-reported crime, self-reported crime, and perception of personal safety.

Click on one of the indicators below to see more detailed information, such as an explanation of what the indicator is, why it is important, its limitations, and its geographical coverage. The data that are available can be further broken down by clicking on the dropdown menu of the measure and breakdown categories available. The data can be exported to a spreadsheet, if desired.

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