Chester crime stats

June 2019 - May 2020

Most crimes, 21.9k crimes were violent crimes which is 33.5% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 110% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 33.4% 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 139% of national crime rate which puts Chester on 17. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 9.9% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 6.5k cases and has increased by 0.7% when compared year-over-year in the period of June 2019 - May 2020.

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Public order crime

139%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

9.9%

of all crimes

6.5k

crimes committed

0.7%

annual change

Violent crime

110%

of national crime rate

35.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

33.5%

of all crimes

21.9k

crimes committed

6.5%

annual change

Drugs crime

109%

of national crime rate

28.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.3%

of all crimes

2.2k

crimes committed

33.4%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

108%

of national crime rate

34.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

9.0%

of all crimes

5.9k

crimes committed

-7.2%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

100%

of national crime rate

49.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.1%

of all crimes

3.4k

crimes committed

-13.7%

annual change

Other crime

93%

of national crime rate

48.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.5%

of all crimes

1.0k

crimes committed

-6.3%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

90%

of national crime rate

46.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

22.9%

of all crimes

15.0k

crimes committed

10.4%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

79%

of national crime rate

39.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

369

crimes committed

21.4%

annual change

Other theft crime

76%

of national crime rate

23.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.6%

of all crimes

3.7k

crimes committed

-12.1%

annual change

Burglary crime

65%

of national crime rate

18.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.7%

of all crimes

2.4k

crimes committed

-26.0%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

53%

of national crime rate

33.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

453

crimes committed

-37.6%

annual change

Vehicle crime

47%

of national crime rate

22.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.2%

of all crimes

2.1k

crimes committed

-24.8%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

32%

of national crime rate

28.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

329

crimes committed

-13.9%

annual change

Robbery crime

31%

of national crime rate

22.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.4%

of all crimes

262

crimes committed

-10.6%

annual change

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