Chelmsford crime stats

December 2018 - November 2019

Most crimes, 22.0k crimes were violent crimes which is 30.8% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 112% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 47.2% over the last twelve months.Chelmsford crime statistics
The category of "possession of weapons crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Possession of weapons crime" rate is at 126% of national crime rate which puts Chelmsford on 16. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Possession of weapons crime" makes up 0.9% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "possession of weapons crime" is 615 cases and has decreased by 49.5% when compared year-over-year in the period of December 2018 - November 2019.

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Possession of weapons crime

126%

of national crime rate

16.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

615

crimes committed

-49.5%

annual change

Other crime

124%

of national crime rate

22.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.9%

of all crimes

1.3k

crimes committed

6.8%

annual change

Vehicle crime

113%

of national crime rate

32.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.6%

of all crimes

5.4k

crimes committed

6.1%

annual change

Violent crime

112%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

30.8%

of all crimes

22.0k

crimes committed

23.0%

annual change

Public order crime

109%

of national crime rate

34.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.1%

of all crimes

5.0k

crimes committed

26.1%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

108%

of national crime rate

31.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.4%

of all crimes

1.0k

crimes committed

14.0%

annual change

Drugs crime

107%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

2.7%

of all crimes

1.9k

crimes committed

47.2%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

103%

of national crime rate

44.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

20.1%

of all crimes

14.4k

crimes committed

-10.5%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

101%

of national crime rate

36.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

8.1%

of all crimes

5.8k

crimes committed

11.0%

annual change

Other theft crime

97%

of national crime rate

36.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.4%

of all crimes

5.3k

crimes committed

-1.4%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

96%

of national crime rate

48.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.1%

of all crimes

3.6k

crimes committed

11.3%

annual change

Burglary crime

95%

of national crime rate

43.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.5%

of all crimes

4.0k

crimes committed

-11.3%

annual change

Robbery crime

56%

of national crime rate

52.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

523

crimes committed

21.6%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

46%

of national crime rate

50.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

542

crimes committed

-21.2%

annual change

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