Canterbury crime stats

March 2019 - February 2020

Most crimes, 24.4k crimes were violent crimes which is 36.7% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 163% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 33.8% over the last twelve months.Canterbury crime statistics
The category of "other crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Other crime" rate is at 187% of national crime rate which puts Canterbury on 6. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Other crime" makes up 2.3% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "other crime" is 1.5k cases and has decreased by 6.7% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2019 - February 2020.

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Other crime

187%

of national crime rate

6.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

2.3%

of all crimes

1.5k

crimes committed

-6.7%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

176%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.0%

of all crimes

646

crimes committed

21.2%

annual change

Violent crime

163%

of national crime rate

4.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

36.7%

of all crimes

24.4k

crimes committed

-3.7%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

155%

of national crime rate

6.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

9.9%

of all crimes

6.6k

crimes committed

0.3%

annual change

Public order crime

135%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.2%

of all crimes

4.8k

crimes committed

-27.1%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

130%

of national crime rate

14.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.5%

of all crimes

3.7k

crimes committed

2.0%

annual change

Other theft crime

113%

of national crime rate

22.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.8%

of all crimes

4.5k

crimes committed

-2.9%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

108%

of national crime rate

39.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

16.6%

of all crimes

11.0k

crimes committed

14.9%

annual change

Vehicle crime

102%

of national crime rate

37.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.5%

of all crimes

3.7k

crimes committed

22.7%

annual change

Burglary crime

94%

of national crime rate

48.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.3%

of all crimes

2.8k

crimes committed

-10.3%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

87%

of national crime rate

45.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

598

crimes committed

-9.0%

annual change

Robbery crime

87%

of national crime rate

28.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

608

crimes committed

5.2%

annual change

Drugs crime

87%

of national crime rate

43.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.8%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

33.8%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

44%

of national crime rate

52.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

395

crimes committed

27.8%

annual change

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