Chelmsford crime stats

April 2021 - March 2022

Most crimes, 26.5k crimes were violent crimes which is 38.7% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 116% of national crime rate. Theft from the person crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 91.7% over the last twelve months.Chelmsford crime statistics
The category of "vehicle crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Vehicle crime" rate is at 125% of national crime rate which puts Chelmsford on 21. position out of 94 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Vehicle crime" makes up 6.5% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "vehicle crime" is 4.5k cases and has increased by 12.7% when compared year-over-year in the period of April 2021 - March 2022.

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Vehicle crime

125%

of national crime rate

21.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

6.5%

of all crimes

4.5k

crimes committed

12.7%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

120%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

4.8%

of all crimes

3.3k

crimes committed

30.5%

annual change

Violent crime

116%

of national crime rate

24.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

38.7%

of all crimes

26.5k

crimes committed

16.3%

annual change

Other crime

111%

of national crime rate

33.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

1.8%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

2.9%

annual change

Drugs crime

108%

of national crime rate

30.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

2.7%

of all crimes

1.9k

crimes committed

-17.7%

annual change

Other theft crime

105%

of national crime rate

34.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

6.6%

of all crimes

4.5k

crimes committed

24.0%

annual change

Public order crime

104%

of national crime rate

36.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

8.8%

of all crimes

6.1k

crimes committed

11.4%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

101%

of national crime rate

35.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

1.1%

of all crimes

788

crimes committed

18.3%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

100%

of national crime rate

33.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

469

crimes committed

24.4%

annual change

Burglary crime

96%

of national crime rate

42.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

3.6%

of all crimes

2.5k

crimes committed

14.0%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

94%

of national crime rate

45.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

7.2%

of all crimes

4.9k

crimes committed

6.7%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

84%

of national crime rate

28.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

16.0%

of all crimes

11.0k

crimes committed

-47.6%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

61%

of national crime rate

33.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

533

crimes committed

91.7%

annual change

Robbery crime

56%

of national crime rate

45.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

357

crimes committed

-5.6%

annual change

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