Sussex Police performance against the priorities, objectives and measures set out in the Police & Crime Plan are summarised below and are accurate as at 30 June 2017 (unless otherwise stated). Performance data will be updated as soon as is practicable every quarter.


1. Crime & Community Safety


Reduce the risk of crime per 1,000 population.


 Previous rolling year June 2015 – May 2016

Current rolling year June 2016 – May 2017 % Difference
Crimes per 1,000 population 58.411 64.190 + 10%


2. Public Confidence


Increase the reporting of domestic abuse, serious sexual offences, anti-social behaviour and hate crimes.

Crime types Previous performance plan year April – June 2016 Current performance plan year April – June 2017 % Difference
Domestic Abuse Crimes 2,920 3,595 + 23%
Serious Sexual Offences 668 816 + 22%
Anti-Social Behaviour Crimes 6,239 7,036 + 13%
Hate Crimes 518 644 + 24%


3. Victim Focus


Improve victim satisfaction in the overall experience of the criminal justice system. Please note: A revised collection method was introduced in April 2017 so years are not directly comparable.

Satisfaction area Previous rolling year July 2015 – June 2016 Current Rolling Year July 2016 – June 2017 Difference
Satisfaction with the whole experience 81.7% 75.4% – 8%


4. Value for Money


Working with Sussex Police and partners to meet the financial challenges ahead, whilst delivering Crime & Community Safety, Public Confidence & Victim Focus and identifying opportunities to improve.

Priority Sussex Police target Planned savings forecast Difference
Sussex Police planned savings for 2017/18 £11.262m £11.262m £0m


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