Bringing offenders to justice is pointless if these same criminals go on to offend again. Currently 60% reoffend within 2 years of release.
Leeds and the West Yorkshire area in general, has one of the highest rates of burglary in the country, and given the significant number of burglaries one offender can commit, the cost saving benefits for addressing a particular type of crime are substantial.
We have made some calculations to emphasise the impact Tempus Novo has working with one individual over the course of just 1 month.
• Cost of Burglary – £5,930
• Estimated Offences Per Week – 7
• Estimated Cost Per Week – £41,050
• A 4 Week Crime Spree Approximate Cost – £166,040
(Home Office Report July 2018 “The economic and social costs of crime”)