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Greater Sudbury Thunder Bay Crime Stats August 26th to September 1st

Greater Sudbury Thunder Bay Crime Stats  August 26th to September 1st

Greater Sudbury and City of Thunder Bay

THUNDER BAY, SUDBURY, ONTARIO  September 7, 2019  (LSN)  Crime Stats for Greater Sudbury Thunder Bay Crime Stats  August 26th September 1st Thunder  Bay 230 incidents vs 90 for Great Sudbury which as a larger population

September 1, 2019

 

Crime Thunder Bay North Thunder Bay South Thunder Bay Total Sudbury Total
911 Or Other Crimes 7 5 12 3
Weapons Offense 7 5 12 3
Property Crimes 51 33 84 71
Breaking & Entering 13 7 20 21
Property Crime 7 5 12 71
Theft 16 15 31 31
Theft from Vehicle 13 4 17 0
Theft of Vehicle 2 2 4 9
Quality of Life Crimes 47 53 100 0
Disorder 17 14 37 0
Drugs 3 3 6 0
Liquor 27 36 61 0
Violent Crimes 19 15 34 16
Assault 15 12 27 13
Robbery 0 3 3 3
Sexual Assault 2 0 2 0
Total Incidents 124 106 230 90
 
Homicides Jan Feb Mar Apr May June July August Sept Oct Nov Dec Total Year to Date
Sudbury                          
Thunder Bay 0 1 4 1 0               6
Sudbury  By comparison, between 2007 and 2016, Sudbury's homicide rate averaged 1.15 a year. Canada has a whole had a rate of 1.80 in 2017, with the 10-year average sitting at 1.67.
Thunder  Bay   On the high end of the scale, Thunder Bay (5.80) had the dubious distinction of having Canada's highest rate among the nation's largest cities, followed Abbotsford-Mission (4.72) and Edmonton (3.49).
  https://www.sudbury.com/police/sudburys-murder-rate-increased-in-2017-1145302

 

Populations  
Sudbury 161,531
Thunder Bay 108,359

 

Thunder Bay maintained its title as the murder capital of Canada in 2018,  For the third consecutive year - and the fourth time in the last five years


The city reported the second-highest score under the national violent crime severity index, at 159.7, trailing only Winnipeg (161.4) in the category, which measures the overall volume and severity of the violent crime. The figure is nearly double the Canadian average of 82.4 among census metropolitan areas. 

On a per-capita basis, Thunder Bay Police investigate missing person reports at a rate nearly five times higher than their counterparts in Toronto.
Figures released this week by the Thunder Bay Police Service show there were 850 missing person reports last year, or about 732 per 100,000 population.

 In 2018, 44 people died of opioid overdose in Thunder Bay.

It’s made Thunder Bay the highest per capita opioid death rate in Ontario.

The 44 deaths were a 40 per cent increase from 2017, a year in which Thunder Bay also held the highest provincial rate.

Between July 2017 and June 2018, nearly 3,900 naloxone kits were handed out by the Thunder Bay District Health Unit and local pharmacies, 

 

  • 6 September 2019
  • Author: Robert McKenzie
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