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Crime Stats January 27th, to February 3, 2020

Crime Stats January 27th, to February 3, 2020

Thunder Bay 134 ~ Greater Sudbury 33

 THUNDER BAY, SUDBURY, ONTARIO  February 3, 2020  (LSN) Crime Stats  January 20th to 27th Thunder  BayJanuary  27th to February 3rdThunder  Bay 134 Incidents vs 33 Incidents for Great Sudbury which as a larger population

 

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, 

 

Crime Stats January 27th, to February 3, 2020

Crime Thunder Bay North Thunder Bay South Thunder Bay Total Sudbury Total
Recent incidents 56 78 134 33
911 Or Other Crimes 0 0 0 0
violent 7 8 15 7
aSSAULTS  5 7 12 5
ASSAULTS WITH WEAPON 0 0 0 0
  0 0 0 0
SEXUAL ASSAULTS 0 0 0 0
SEXUAL OFFENSES 2 1 3 0
oTHER sEXUAL OFFENSES 0 0 0 0
hOMICIDE 0 0 0  
KIDNAPPING 0 0 0  
ROBBERY 0 0 0 2
PROPERTY & tHEFT 12 32 44 26
BREAK AND ENTER 2 4 6 13
PROPERTY CRIME COMMERICAL  0 0 0 0
OTHER PROPERTY  2 5 7 4
Theft from Vehicle 1 7 8 0
Theft of Vehicle 0 4 4 1
other Theft 7 12 19 8
DISORDER/DISTURBANCE 37 38 75 0
Disorder 0 0 0 0
Drugs 0 0 0 0
Liquor 0 0 0 0
QUALITY OF LIFE  37 38 75 0
         
  0 0 0  
    0 0 0
Total Incidents 56 78 134 33

 

 

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   Thunder Bay had the highest rate 2018 with 6.38 homicides per 100,000.
  https://www.sudbury.com/police/sudburys-murder-rate-increased-in-2017-1145302

 

 

 

Click on Map to move the map around to see the Crime in your Thunder Bay Neighbourhood for the week,

Click on Map to move the map around to see the Crime in your Sudbury Neighbourhood for the week 

 

Murders by Ward 2020

Homicide #1  Charged Courtney Marie LABELLE, 34,   Northwood Ward 212 Victoria Ave East
Homicide #2  Charged Cody Echum,19,  Mckellar Ward 300 block of Syndicate Avenue North

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thunder Bay and Sudbury  Crime Stats 
January 1st to March 2020

 

 

 

 

 

Total Year to Date Dec Nov Oct Sept August July June May Apr Mar Feb Jan Homicides
6   1           1 1 2 1 0 Thunder Bay
Sudbury                          
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

  

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