Blackpool crime stats

September 2018 - August 2019

Most crimes, 14.5k crimes were violent crimes which is 31.4% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 169% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 39.4% over the last twelve months.Blackpool crime statistics
The category of "antisocial behaviour crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Antisocial behaviour crime" rate is at 204% of national crime rate which puts Blackpool on 2. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Antisocial behaviour crime" makes up 27.4% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "antisocial behaviour crime" is 12.7k cases and has decreased by 14% when compared year-over-year in the period of September 2018 - August 2019.

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Antisocial behaviour crime

204%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

27.4%

of all crimes

12.7k

crimes committed

-14.0%

annual change

Violent crime

169%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

31.4%

of all crimes

14.5k

crimes committed

0.5%

annual change

Other theft crime

149%

of national crime rate

8.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

8.0%

of all crimes

3.7k

crimes committed

-3.0%

annual change

Public order crime

148%

of national crime rate

14.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.6%

of all crimes

3.0k

crimes committed

10.2%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

139%

of national crime rate

10.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.6%

of all crimes

3.5k

crimes committed

-21.2%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

130%

of national crime rate

11.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.8%

of all crimes

2.2k

crimes committed

-5.3%

annual change

Other crime

121%

of national crime rate

25.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.3%

of all crimes

579

crimes committed

17.9%

annual change

Burglary crime

119%

of national crime rate

31.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.9%

of all crimes

2.3k

crimes committed

-10.1%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

99%

of national crime rate

36.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

433

crimes committed

0.5%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

89%

of national crime rate

52.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.4%

of all crimes

191

crimes committed

39.4%

annual change

Vehicle crime

88%

of national crime rate

50.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.1%

of all crimes

1.9k

crimes committed

-8.6%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

81%

of national crime rate

22.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

417

crimes committed

-26.3%

annual change

Drugs crime

67%

of national crime rate

25.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.1%

of all crimes

507

crimes committed

2.0%

annual change

Robbery crime

67%

of national crime rate

46.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

273

crimes committed

11.9%

annual change

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