Homicide in Canada, 2013: The Stats

By Clarke Burnett
Categories: Blog, Criminal Law

Canadian police services reported 505 homicides in 2013, 38 fewer than the previous year. The homicide rate fell 8% from 2012 to 1.44 victims per 100,000 population. This marks the lowest homicide rate since 1966.

For the full report from Statistics Canada, see Homicide in Canada, 2013