Latest Herald Insights interactive shows the most detailed geographic view of crime in New Zealand.

Using the latest police data, our interactive visualisation allows readers to explore 17 different types of crime categories, in their street and suburb.

The data is obtained from

It covers the time range from July 2014 to April 2017.

The data highlights number of 'vicitimisations' which are defined by the police.

A victimisation is ‘one person experiencing one type of crime’.


Readers can explore data by the hour and day of the week at suburb(area unit) level.