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The 13 most common types of crime committed in Edinburgh

From fraud to house break-ins, these are the most common crimes committed in Edinburgh.

These are the most common types of crime committed in the capital in 2017/2018 according to government data.

1. #Tue Aug 13 08:50:05 BST 2019''[IPTC]Source=''[IPTC]Application\ Record\ Version=2''[IPTC]Copyright\ Notice=jpimedia''[IPTC]Object\ Name=Crimes of dishonesty''[IPTC]Caption/Abstract=There were 20,429 reports of crimes of dishonesty in 2017/2018.''[IPTC]Headline=Crimes of dishonesty

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2. #Tue Aug 13 08:50:06 BST 2019''[IPTC]Source=''[IPTC]Application\ Record\ Version=2''[IPTC]Copyright\ Notice=jpimedia''[IPTC]Object\ Name=Miscellaneous offences''[IPTC]Caption/Abstract=12,868 reports of miscellaneous offences.''[IPTC]Headline=Miscellaneous offences

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9,302 motor vehicle offences were reported in 2017/2018.

3. Motor vehicle offences

9,302 motor vehicle offences were reported in 2017/2018.
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8,639 reports of other theft in 2017/2018.

4. Theft

8,639 reports of other theft in 2017/2018.
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