Chester crime stats

March 2020 - February 2021

Most crimes, 22.3k crimes were violent crimes which is 33.6% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 111% of national crime rate. Antisocial behaviour crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 52.7% over the last twelve months.Chester crime statistics
The category of "public order crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Public order crime" rate is at 133% of national crime rate which puts Chester on 18. position out of 99 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 9.8% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 6.5k cases and has decreased by 2% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2020 - February 2021.

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Public order crime

133%

of national crime rate

18.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

9.8%

of all crimes

6.5k

crimes committed

-2.0%

annual change

Violent crime

111%

of national crime rate

35.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

33.6%

of all crimes

22.3k

crimes committed

0.5%

annual change

Drugs crime

106%

of national crime rate

31.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.4%

of all crimes

2.3k

crimes committed

17.3%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

104%

of national crime rate

42.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

7.8%

of all crimes

5.2k

crimes committed

-15.2%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

101%

of national crime rate

50.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.7%

of all crimes

2.4k

crimes committed

-34.4%

annual change

Other crime

94%

of national crime rate

47.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

1.6%

of all crimes

1.0k

crimes committed

1.0%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

94%

of national crime rate

49.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

28.9%

of all crimes

19.2k

crimes committed

52.7%

annual change

Other theft crime

76%

of national crime rate

14.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

4.2%

of all crimes

2.8k

crimes committed

-30.9%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

74%

of national crime rate

23.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

332

crimes committed

-8.5%

annual change

Burglary crime

67%

of national crime rate

16.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

2.9%

of all crimes

1.9k

crimes committed

-29.8%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

61%

of national crime rate

39.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

495

crimes committed

-4.1%

annual change

Vehicle crime

42%

of national crime rate

15.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

2.3%

of all crimes

1.5k

crimes committed

-35.7%

annual change

Robbery crime

41%

of national crime rate

26.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.4%

of all crimes

255

crimes committed

-5.9%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

34%

of national crime rate

25.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.3%

of all crimes

189

crimes committed

-50.7%

annual change

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