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Knife possession offences by adults in England and Wales 2010-2017

This statistic displays the number of knife possession offences by adults in England and Wales from 2010 to 2017. From 2010 to 2014 the number of knife possession offences by adults declined from approximately 17.6 thousand offences in 2010 to 13.4 thousand offences in 2014. However since then the number of knife possession offences has increased year on year, reaching roughly 16.1 thousand in the latest period.

Number of knife possession offences by adults in England and Wales from 2010 to 2017

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Source

Release date

December 2017

Region

United Kingdom

Survey time period

2010 to 2017

Age group

18 and over

Supplementary notes

*The disposal given in this table is only the most severe of the disposals given as a result of the offender being found guilty and may also be dependent on other offences committed at the same time.
**On 3rd December 2012 offences involving threatening with a knife or offensive weapon in a public place or in a school premises was introduced and are included in the figures from this point on.
***Denotes where estimated figures have been used. The estimates are based on historical data changes.

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