Crime statistics - New Brunswick

This site provides a monthly update on the New Brunswick RCMP's year-to-date occurrences. The Overview chart provides a comparison between the current year-to-date and the previous year for the same time period. The Targeted Indicators chart provides a year-to-date count for specific types of calls for service, as well as a comparison to the previous year. The statistics reflected on this webpage are subject to change based on the results of ongoing investigations, closures of files and other factors. For information on examples of the types of calls for service responded to by the New Brunswick RCMP, please see the Daily occurrence reports.

New Brunswick RCMP occurrences overview 2019-2020 up to August

NB RCMP crime statistics year-to-date overview
  • Detailed description
    Occurrence type Number of occurrences 2019 Number of occurrences 2020 YTD occurrence change YTD occurrence change %
    Other police activitiesFootnote 1 33,356 36,644 3,288 9.90%
    Property crimeFootnote 2 14,219 14,222 3 0.00%
    Crimes against personsFootnote 3 7,147 7,260 113 1.60%
    Other Criminal Code offencesFootnote 4 4,984 4,816 -168 -3.40%
    Provincial Statute offencesFootnote 5 958 1,163 205 21.40%
    Drug offencesFootnote 6 699 753 54 7.70%
    Traffic offencesFootnote 7 20,865 30,728 9,863 47.30%
    Other Federal Statute offencesFootnote 8 154 171 17 11.00%
    Total 82,382 95,757 13,375 16.20%

New Brunswick RCMP targeted indicators

NB crime statistics targeted indicators year-to-date
  • Detailed description
    Targeted indicators Year-to-date 2020 Year-to-date % change between 2019 and 2020
    Assault 3,142 -2.70%
    Robbery/extortion 107 -2.70%
    Break and enter 1,812 -15.10%
    Fraud 2,355 41.30%
    Theft of motor vehicle 872 7.70%
    Theft over $5,000 129 -6.20%
    Drug offences 753 4.90%
    Mental Health Act 3,379 3.60%

    Breakdown of occurrence type by month for 2020

    Assault

    Month 2020
    January 339
    February 319
    March 332
    April 349
    May 401
    June 465
    July 463
    August 474
    September -
    October -
    November -
    December -

    Robbery/extortion

    Month 2020
    January 11
    February 20
    March 7
    April 18
    May 13
    June 13
    July 13
    August 12
    September -
    October -
    November -
    December -

    Break and enter

    Month 2020
    January 230
    February 198
    March 212
    April 222
    May 194
    June 216
    July 253
    August 287
    September -
    October -
    November -
    December -

    Fraud

    Month 2020
    January 344
    February 199
    March 250
    April 217
    May 172
    June 285
    July 412
    August 477
    September -
    October -
    November -
    December -

    Theft of motor vehicle

    Month 2020
    January 103
    February 104
    March 125
    April 81
    May 92
    June 107
    July 122
    August 138
    September -
    October -
    November -
    December -

    Theft over $5,000

    Month 2020
    January 13
    February 9
    March 11
    April 14
    May 8
    June 20
    July 26
    August 29
    September -
    October -
    November -
    December -

    Drug offences

    Month 2020
    January 93
    February 64
    March 85
    April 107
    May 110
    June 94
    July 95
    August 105
    September -
    October -
    November -
    December -

    Mental Health Act

    Month 2020
    January 409
    February 406
    March 418
    April 381
    May 458
    June 447
    July 442
    August 418
    September -
    October -
    November -
    December -

    2018-2020 weekly trends

    Assault

    Week 2018 2019 2020
    1 83 71 57
    2 88 67 76
    3 81 58 62
    4 100 79 70
    5 78 71 86
    6 74 82 75
    7 103 98 79
    8 98 65 83
    9 81 96 70
    10 81 71 76
    11 105 93 88
    12 97 73 83
    13 73 99 62
    14 74 99 72
    15 80 85 86
    16 82 115 87
    17 110 76 71
    18 94 88 81
    19 102 86 80
    20 118 114 97
    21 85 93 88
    22 105 103 96
    23 79 134 95
    24 108 99 107
    25 109 117 127
    26 96 106 110
    27 122 103 102
    28 112 95 97
    29 120 116 96
    30 143 94 113
    31 102 124 107
    32 113 82 116
    33 123 106 121
    34 115 94 106
    35 108 92 91
    36 82 89 29
    37 97 97
    38 99 68
    39 85 88
    40 88 71
    41 98 100
    42 78 87
    43 95 87
    44 79 86
    45 104 95
    46 79 71
    47 71 67
    48 82 69
    49 90 69
    50 90 84
    51 81 74
    52 84 76
    53 29 32

    Robbery/extortion

    Week 2018 2019 2020
    1 1 4 2
    2 0 3 2
    3 5 2 2
    4 3 2 1
    5 5 4 4
    6 4 4 5
    7 4 7 5
    8 1 0 3
    9 1 3 7
    10 1 2 1
    11 2 0 1
    12 2 1 1
    13 3 6 2
    14 6 5 3
    15 3 2 2
    16 2 0 9
    17 2 2 6
    18 4 2 0
    19 3 5 4
    20 8 1 6
    21 9 2 1
    22 1 4 2
    23 3 2 2
    24 2 9 4
    25 0 3 3
    26 4 3 3
    27 1 3 4
    28 5 5 5
    29 4 4 1
    30 2 6 2
    31 1 4 2
    32 1 4 3
    33 6 3 4
    34 8 2 2
    35 6 1 3
    36 3 3
    37 3 3
    38 9 3
    39 4 1
    40 6 1
    41 3 3
    42 2 3
    43 4 5
    44 3 2
    45 3 3
    46 1 5
    47 3 4
    48 4 3
    49 6 5
    50 4 1
    51 4 3
    52 0 2
    53 0 1

    Break and enter

    Week 2018 2019 2020
    1 43 51 36
    2 51 68 59
    3 68 44 56
    4 54 55 37
    5 36 40 48
    6 48 43 63
    7 49 46 43
    8 58 47 52
    9 70 54 34
    10 68 42 37
    11 51 63 50
    12 44 59 52
    13 42 49 51
    14 72 55 54
    15 67 67 41
    16 57 64 61
    17 70 65 46
    18 70 89 45
    19 88 76 42
    20 67 62 42
    21 70 66 47
    22 83 56 51
    23 59 71 55
    24 71 74 49
    25 70 65 52
    26 51 51 50
    27 81 45 66
    28 77 62 55
    29 64 76 56
    30 90 67 80
    31 82 63 52
    32 65 86 64
    33 65 63 73
    34 71 83 11
    35 97 79
    36 95 85
    37 75 75
    38 90 84
    39 64 81
    40 68 72
    41 58 70
    42 78 87
    43 65 64
    44 65 78
    45 93 67
    46 54 70
    47 58 71
    48 49 72
    49 41 57
    50 56 46
    51 60 66
    52 54 59
    53 21 35

    Fraud

    Week 2018 2019 2020
    1 28 15 16
    2 58 50 76
    3 39 57 78
    4 41 65 128
    5 54 57 54
    6 54 75 56
    7 59 53 38
    8 37 42 50
    9 41 46 47
    10 74 36 85
    11 49 45 57
    12 56 51 53
    13 43 46 37
    14 52 46 47
    15 60 46 54
    16 50 40 47
    17 75 40 53
    18 62 44 44
    19 88 41 42
    20 62 31 41
    21 47 47 44
    22 51 41 35
    23 128 39 54
    24 117 48 91
    25 59 52 46
    26 48 48 68
    27 61 39 66
    28 95 51 100
    29 68 55 107
    30 87 60 87
    31 70 48 79
    32 44 47 115
    33 54 48 94
    34 43 58 118
    35 39 66 137
    36 40 42 12
    37 57 43
    38 72 56
    39 73 52
    40 55 48
    41 45 78
    42 57 88
    43 49 97
    44 68 68
    45 65 35
    46 60 49
    47 83 52
    48 71 56
    49 60 67
    50 54 71
    51 58 61
    52 26 23
    53 6 16

    Theft of motor vehicle

    Week 2018 2019 2020
    1 13 12 17
    2 12 25 28
    3 21 14 19
    4 25 18 22
    5 11 28 17
    6 12 25 23
    7 23 13 26
    8 22 21 31
    9 25 17 24
    10 15 20 20
    11 21 17 29
    12 18 21 31
    13 18 20 30
    14 14 21 32
    15 23 22 19
    16 16 16 21
    17 25 25 13
    18 27 18 20
    19 16 27 19
    20 24 22 19
    21 24 19 27
    22 20 38 16
    23 27 23 19
    24 23 25 22
    25 31 35 26
    26 22 26 28
    27 30 21 27
    28 24 27 19
    29 40 35 34
    30 34 32 22
    31 23 26 37
    32 37 34 30
    33 50 22 36
    34 26 29 25
    35 37 31 35
    36 33 36 9
    37 32 31
    38 34 46
    39 29 22
    40 28 33
    41 20 25
    42 25 41
    43 25 44
    44 16 31
    45 28 27
    46 30 26
    47 13 36
    48 32 24
    49 10 17
    50 16 23
    51 23 22
    52 23 36
    53 8 7

    Theft over $5,000

    Week 2018 2019 2020
    1 3 3 2
    2 1 4 4
    3 3 1 3
    4 2 5 3
    5 3 3 1
    6 1 3 3
    7 5 0 3
    8 5 2 2
    9 4 2 1
    10 2 0 1
    11 2 5 5
    12 1 1 1
    13 3 3 3
    14 6 3 3
    15 1 5 2
    16 4 4 4
    17 4 5 5
    18 6 2 1
    19 4 1 1
    20 6 1 2
    21 6 4 2
    22 2 4 3
    23 3 7 5
    24 4 8 5
    25 5 6 4
    26 2 3 4
    27 9 6 5
    28 3 7 5
    29 5 2 7
    30 0 6 3
    31 2 1 8
    32 6 3 4
    33 3 4 5
    34 5 2 6
    35 3 8 7
    36 7 5 7
    37 7 10
    38 5 9
    39 3 13
    40 3 4
    41 6 2
    42 7 4
    43 6 16
    44 2 6
    45 6 7
    46 8 6
    47 5 6
    48 6 3
    49 4 5
    50 1 1
    51 3 4
    52 3 3
    53 0 3

    Drug offences

    Week 2018 2019 2020
    1 16 12 13
    2 30 18 22
    3 24 23 22
    4 23 22 15
    5 31 20 23
    6 41 21 16
    7 30 18 12
    8 32 20 16
    9 34 14 18
    10 41 13 16
    11 39 10 19
    12 37 20 21
    13 46 18 21
    14 33 24 28
    15 35 17 27
    16 43 16 26
    17 43 14 20
    18 47 23 18
    19 40 18 28
    20 59 26 30
    21 51 28 26
    22 50 23 19
    23 41 19 19
    24 44 25 25
    25 39 24 22
    26 35 19 23
    27 38 14 21
    28 39 26 24
    29 37 17 23
    30 40 20 18
    31 42 13 21
    32 47 19 29
    33 53 27 32
    34 43 23 21
    35 44 38 16
    36 41 29 3
    37 47 18
    38 38 25
    39 38 24
    40 30 20
    41 26 19
    42 19 15
    43 13 21
    44 16 15
    45 22 18
    46 14 14
    47 16 11
    48 14 9
    49 20 11
    50 14 12
    51 14 9
    52 16 15
    53 1 5

    Mental Health Act

    Week 2018 2019 2020
    1 68 54 48
    2 62 86 90
    3 63 65 95
    4 77 74 94
    5 83 74 94
    6 74 86 94
    7 81 106 92
    8 81 109 109
    9 83 69 99
    10 71 95 94
    11 83 109 132
    12 75 116 81
    13 84 116 76
    14 70 98 78
    15 84 101 96
    16 90 74 62
    17 100 86 94
    18 72 92 114
    19 91 107 97
    20 122 101 93
    21 86 109 117
    22 101 104 106
    23 75 112 90
    24 91 93 100
    25 111 111 107
    26 97 91 120
    27 89 103 111
    28 80 83 105
    29 90 96 102
    30 88 98 92
    31 98 115 92
    32 80 87 97
    33 82 97 112
    34 98 73 98
    35 88 78 86
    36 94 80 12
    37 92 89
    38 102 98
    39 99 115
    40 87 91
    41 93 101
    42 99 96
    43 91 85
    44 87 110
    45 88 111
    46 72 93
    47 79 87
    48 89 78
    49 72 106
    50 114 92
    51 68 82
    52 79 74
    53 21 46
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