Crimes with no location

Returns a list of crimes that could not be mapped to a location.

Request parameters

Parameter Description
category The category of the crimes
force Specific police force
date Optional. (YYYY-MM) Limit results to a specific month.
The latest month will be shown by default

Example request

Example response

        "category": "burglary", 
        "persistent_id": "4ea1d4da29bd8b9e362af35cbabb6157149f62b65d37486dffd185a18e1aaadd", 
        "location_subtype": "", 
        "id": 56862854, 
        "location": null, 
        "context": "", 
        "month": "2017-03", 
        "location_type": null, 
        "outcome_status": {
            "category": "Investigation complete; no suspect identified", 
            "date": "2017-03"
        "category": "criminal-damage-arson", 
        "persistent_id": "979f2338f25f62196268b52c8405ca8ff431fd2fb02ab11b2192c479816547e5", 
        "location_subtype": "", 
        "id": 56866806, 
        "location": null, 
        "context": "", 
        "month": "2017-03", 
        "location_type": null, 
        "outcome_status": {
            "category": "Under investigation", 
            "date": "2017-03"

Response description

Tag Description
category Category of the crime
location_type Always null for this method.
location_subtype Always an empty string for this method.
persistent_id 64-character unique identifier for that crime. (This is different to the existing 'id' attribute, which is not guaranteed to always stay the same for each crime.)
month Month of the crime
location Always null for this method.
context Extra information about the crime (if applicable)
id ID of the crime.
This ID only relates to the API, it is NOT a police identifier
outcome_status The category and date of the latest recorded outcome for the crime
category Category of the outcome
The full category name is returned

Code Name
awaiting-court-result Awaiting court outcome
court-result-unavailable Court result unavailable
unable-to-proceed Court case unable to proceed
local-resolution Local resolution
no-further-action Investigation complete; no suspect identified
deprived-of-property Offender deprived of property
fined Offender fined
absolute-discharge Offender given absolute discharge
cautioned Offender given a caution
drugs-possession-warning Offender given a drugs possession warning
penalty-notice-issued Offender given a penalty notice
community-penalty Offender given community sentence
conditional-discharge Offender given conditional discharge
suspended-sentence Offender given suspended prison sentence
imprisoned Offender sent to prison
other-court-disposal Offender otherwise dealt with
compensation Offender ordered to pay compensation
sentenced-in-another-case Suspect charged as part of another case
charged Suspect charged
not-guilty Defendant found not guilty
sent-to-crown-court Defendant sent to Crown Court
unable-to-prosecute Unable to prosecute suspect
formal-action-not-in-public-interest Formal action is not in the public interest
action-taken-by-another-organisation Action to be taken by another organisation
further-investigation-not-in-public-interest Further investigation is not in the public interest
further-action-not-in-public-interest Further action is not in the public interest
under-investigation Under investigation
status-update-unavailable Status update unavailable
date Date of the outcome