Crimes recorded by the police reached 1,120 '000 in 2012 in Poland, according to the United Nations. This is 3.43 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, crimes recorded by the police in Poland reached an all time high of 1,467 '000 in 2003 and an all time low of 324 '000 in 1976. When compared to Poland's main peers, crimes recorded by the police in Czech Republic amounted to 305 '000 and 5,997 '000 in Germany in 2012.
Poland has been ranked 8th within the group of 32 countries we follow in terms of crimes recorded by the police, 3 places above the position seen 10 years ago.
Reported crimes include offences against the penal code or criminal code.