Cambridgeshire crime stats

The overall crime rate in Cambridgeshire county is 98.3 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 28.2k crimes were violent crimes which is 34.2% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 95% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 27.6% over the last twelve months.The category of "bicycle theft crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Bicycle theft crime" rate is at 238% of national crime rate which puts Cambridgeshire on 2. position out of 54 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Bicycle theft crime" makes up 2.7% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "bicycle theft crime" is 2.2k cases and has decreased by 8.8% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

Cambridgeshire crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (54 counties)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →34.2%22. lowest95%28.2k-4.5%
Antisocial behaviour crime →14.8%27. lowest90%12.2k9.4%
Criminal damage and arson crime →8.4%23. highest106%6.9k-2.4%
Public order crime →8.1%22. highest105%6.7k-16.8%
Shoplifting crime →7.5%27. lowest98%6.2k27.6%
Other theft crime →7.3%19. highest90%6.0k-8.2%
Vehicle crime →5.2%23. highest82%4.3k-13.8%
Burglary crime →4.3%17. highest97%3.5k-0.8%
Bicycle theft crime →2.7%2. highest238%2.2k-8.8%
Drugs crime →2.3%24. highest83%1.9k-0.9%
Other crime →2.3%14. highest120%1.9k-1.1%
Possession of weapons crime →1.1%20. highest113%8739.1%
Theft from the person crime →1.0%10. highest45%8418.5%
Robbery crime →0.8%17. highest58%6411.6%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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Cambridgeshire crime rate by crime statistic

This graph compares crime rate in Cambridgeshire county to the national crime rate for each crime statistic.

Cambridgeshire crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticCambridgeshire county crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour14.616.1
Bicycle theft2.61.1
Burglary4.24.3
Criminal damage and arson8.27.8
Drugs2.32.8
Other crime2.21.9
Other theft7.28.0
Possession of weapons1.00.9
Public order8.07.6
Robbery0.81.3
Shoplifting7.47.5
Theft from the person1.02.2
Vehicle crime5.26.3
Violent crime33.635.4

Cambridgeshire crime rate comparison map

Cambridgeshire crime rate comparison map

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