Northwest Division Monthend Crime Stats for March 2016
Northwest Division Quick Facts
The Northwest Division is the second largest of the three divisions in terms of geographic size and population. It consists of 33 neighborhoods including 2 new neighborhoods (Kensington and Elk Point). The division includes five industrial neighborhoods, three suburban centres and the Airport Business Area. The City of Saskatoon also expanded its boundaries to include the North West Development area. This is an additional of approximately 17.2 sq. km.
From 2014 to 2015, the overall population of the Northwest Division increased by 1.3%. The most noticeable population increases were observed in the Blairmore Suburban Centre (15.5%), Hampton Village (24.5%) and Kelsey-Woodlawn (6.9%) neighborhoods.
|Offence Type||2014||2015||% Change|
|Crimes Against the Person||815||824||1.10%|
|Crimes Against Property||4,353||4,289||-1.47%|
|Total Other Criminal Code & CDSA||1,386||1,521||9.74%|
|Total Traffic Tickets (Charges)||10,582||10,550||-0.30%|
|Total Calls for Service||27,007||26,730||-1.03%|
*RMS statistics on record as of December 31, 2015. Crime statistics are constantly being updated due to new information being received, changes in reporting procedures, and ongoing investigations. As a result, data may differ from previously published reports.