21. March 2016

Police crime statistics 2015 – Burglaries drop a record 19%

In 2015, the number of burglaries fell drastically by 9922 offences to 42,416 reported offences. This was a record decline of 19% according to the Federal Statistical Office’s police crime statistics (SPC). Compared with 2014, a decline of -7.3% was observed in offences under the Swiss Criminal Code.