Cyber crime will officially become the country’s most common offence this week.
The Office for National Statistics (ONS) plans to issue new statistics on Thursday 15th October which will include cyber crime for the first time.
Previous ONS studies have estimated the number of cyber crimes between three and four million per year. There will be a dramatic rise on the annual number of offences in England and Wales, estimated at 6.8 million.
Source: Insurance Times