Chelmsford crime stats

August 2019 - July 2020

Most crimes, 22.9k crimes were violent crimes which is 32.2% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 120% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 28.9% over the last twelve months.Chelmsford 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 126% of national crime rate which puts Chelmsford on 24. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Other crime" makes up 1.8% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "other crime" is 1.3k cases and has decreased by 1.6% when compared year-over-year in the period of August 2019 - July 2020.

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Other crime

126%

of national crime rate

24.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.8%

of all crimes

1.3k

crimes committed

-1.6%

annual change

Violent crime

120%

of national crime rate

23.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

32.2%

of all crimes

22.9k

crimes committed

8.0%

annual change

Vehicle crime

115%

of national crime rate

33.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.6%

of all crimes

4.7k

crimes committed

-13.2%

annual change

Public order crime

114%

of national crime rate

31.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.3%

of all crimes

5.2k

crimes committed

7.2%

annual change

Drugs crime

114%

of national crime rate

26.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.1%

of all crimes

2.2k

crimes committed

28.9%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

113%

of national crime rate

29.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.3%

of all crimes

905

crimes committed

-7.0%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

110%

of national crime rate

34.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.9%

of all crimes

5.6k

crimes committed

3.9%

annual change

Burglary crime

104%

of national crime rate

41.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.0%

of all crimes

3.5k

crimes committed

-18.8%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

101%

of national crime rate

49.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.2%

of all crimes

3.0k

crimes committed

-16.5%

annual change

Other theft crime

99%

of national crime rate

41.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.0%

of all crimes

4.3k

crimes committed

-24.2%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

97%

of national crime rate

49.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

22.7%

of all crimes

16.2k

crimes committed

11.2%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

96%

of national crime rate

49.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

429

crimes committed

-46.8%

annual change

Robbery crime

58%

of national crime rate

51.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

439

crimes committed

-15.1%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

49%

of national crime rate

49.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

424

crimes committed

-30.6%

annual change

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