Firearm Statistics

FIREARM RELATED STATISTICS - INVESTIGATIVE FILES

YEAR POLICE AGENCY DEATH SERIOUS INJURY DISCHARGE OF FIREARM RELATED FIREARM OFFENCES GRAND TOTAL
2017 Edmonton Police Service 1 2 0 0 3
  Royal Canadian Mounted Police 1 0 1 0 2
            5 files in 2017
 
2016 Calgary Police Service 5 2 2 0 9
  Royal Canadian Mounted Police 0 1 1 0 2
            11 files in 2016
 
2015 Edmonton Police Service 1 1 0 0 2
  Calgary Police Service 1 2 0 0 3
  Royal Canadian Mounted Police 3 4 1 1 9
  Lethbridge Regional Police Service 0 1 0 0 1
            15 files in 2015
 
2014 Edmonton Police Service 1 0 0 0 1
  Calgary Police Service 2 0 0 0 2
  Royal Canadian Mounted Police 0 5 2 0 7
  Medicine Hat Police Service 1 0 0 0 1
            11 files in 2014
 

*Related firearm offences are criminal code offences (e.g. careless use of firearm; careless storage)

2017 statistics are up to July 10, 2017

Total number of files in 2014 = 53 files. 41 investigations/
12 review, oversee

Total number of files in 2015 = 78 files. 46 investigations/31 review/
1 assist oversight agency

Total number of files in 2016 = 83 files. 44 investigations/
37 reviews/2 assist oversight agency

Total number of files in 2017 = 25 files. 21 investigations/
3 reviews/1 assist oversight agency

FIREARM RELATED STATISTICS - REVIEW FILES

YEAR POLICE AGENCY DEATH SERIOUS INJURY DISCHARGE OF FIREARM RELATED FIREARM OFFENCES GRAND TOTAL
2017            
            0 files in 2017
(as of July 10/17)
 
2016 Calgary Police Service 0 0 1 0 1
  Royal Canadian Mounted Police 1 0 1 0 2
            3 files in 2016
 
2015 Edmonton Police Service 0 0 1 0 1
  Royal Canadian Mounted Police 0 0 5 0 5
            6 files in 2015
 
2014 Royal Canadian Mounted Police 0 1 0 0 1
            1 file in 2014
 

 

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