Crime and victims
How we're keeping crime down and supporting victims
We're the government department responsible for reducing and preventing crime. We put the concerns of victims of crime at the heart of the work we do.
In this section you'll get a picture of crime in the UK, information on how we are tackling it and how you can help prevent crime. We also provide information on the help and support we are offering victims of crime.
Explore this section:
How to get help and support if you’ve been a victim of crime
We’re working hard to reduce all types of crime - learn more here
Not all crime is preventable, but here are some ways to stay safe