Canterbury crime stats

September 2018 - August 2019

Most crimes, 23.7k crimes were violent crimes which is 36.8% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 159% of national crime rate. Vehicle crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 21.1% 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 178% 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 7.3% when compared year-over-year in the period of September 2018 - August 2019.

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Other crime

178%

of national crime rate

6.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

2.3%

of all crimes

1.5k

crimes committed

-7.3%

annual change

Violent crime

159%

of national crime rate

5.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

36.8%

of all crimes

23.7k

crimes committed

-7.1%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

152%

of national crime rate

8.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

565

crimes committed

7.6%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

143%

of national crime rate

7.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

9.8%

of all crimes

6.3k

crimes committed

-8.8%

annual change

Public order crime

138%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.6%

of all crimes

4.9k

crimes committed

-27.4%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

120%

of national crime rate

21.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.4%

of all crimes

3.5k

crimes committed

-5.4%

annual change

Other theft crime

105%

of national crime rate

28.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.0%

of all crimes

4.5k

crimes committed

-8.2%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

95%

of national crime rate

50.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

16.0%

of all crimes

10.3k

crimes committed

-0.2%

annual change

Burglary crime

94%

of national crime rate

49.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.9%

of all crimes

3.1k

crimes committed

1.4%

annual change

Vehicle crime

92%

of national crime rate

46.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.4%

of all crimes

3.4k

crimes committed

21.1%

annual change

Robbery crime

88%

of national crime rate

32.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.0%

of all crimes

621

crimes committed

11.5%

annual change

Drugs crime

77%

of national crime rate

43.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.6%

of all crimes

1.0k

crimes committed

5.0%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

76%

of national crime rate

51.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

578

crimes committed

-21.5%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

42%

of national crime rate

45.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

378

crimes committed

19.2%

annual change

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