Table 8.3: LOGGED CASES FROM THE YEAR 2007 - 2008 
Number of cases logged 2007 per 10,000  population 2008 per 10,000  population %change over previous year
Total       11,452                        382      17,674                          589                          54
Drugs          1,493                          50        2,484                            83                          66
Assault          1,155                          39        1,484                            49                          28
Theft          3,777                        126        3,306                          110 -                        12
Robbery             410                          14           596                            20                          45
Sexual             342                          11           455                            15                          33
Traffic          1,688                          56        3,838                          128                        127
Others          2,587                          86        5,511                          184                        113
Source: Maldives Police Service