1858 National Crime Statistics

Annual Judicial Statistics


Crime Statistics 1858


20, 256 Police Officers at a cost of £1,4747,019 3s 7d.

138 Detective Officers


126,000 In Prison


57,863 Felonies

30,458 Apprehended


85,472 Charges of drunkenness

7,915 Brothels

24,636 Charges of Prostitution


19,846 Coroners Inquests at a cost of £58,973 11s 9d or £2 19s 5d per inquest.


53 Capital Convictions 16 of which were for murder.

11 Executions all for murder, four of which were foreigners.

41 people executed in the last 3 years eight of which were foreigners.

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