Criminal damage

Definition

This comprises the number of malicious acts on, or directly affecting, Network Rail infrastructure, normalised per 100 route miles. The table below shows the number of malicious acts per 100 route miles for 2015/16 compared to previous years.

Results

2010/112011/122012/132013/142014/152015/16
Malicious acts per 100 route miles4.424.363.092.692.312.34

Commentary

The MAA for 2014/15 is 2.34 which is a 1.3 per cent increase when compared to 2.31 for the previous year. We will continue to work with rail industry colleagues, representatives of the local communities, and the British Transport Police to further reduce railway crime.