Chester crime stats

March 2019 - February 2020

Most crimes, 22.2k crimes were violent crimes which is 34.2% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 108% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 16.8% 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 138% of national crime rate which puts Chester on 15. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 10.2% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 6.6k cases and has increased by 3.1% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2019 - February 2020.

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Public order crime

138%

of national crime rate

15.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

10.2%

of all crimes

6.6k

crimes committed

3.1%

annual change

Violent crime

108%

of national crime rate

35.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

34.2%

of all crimes

22.2k

crimes committed

8.9%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

105%

of national crime rate

36.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

9.4%

of all crimes

6.1k

crimes committed

-5.7%

annual change

Drugs crime

101%

of national crime rate

33.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.0%

of all crimes

1.9k

crimes committed

16.8%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

96%

of national crime rate

52.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.7%

of all crimes

3.7k

crimes committed

-4.8%

annual change

Other crime

93%

of national crime rate

46.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.6%

of all crimes

1.0k

crimes committed

-2.7%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

90%

of national crime rate

38.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

19.4%

of all crimes

12.6k

crimes committed

-11.9%

annual change

Other theft crime

73%

of national crime rate

21.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.2%

of all crimes

4.0k

crimes committed

-5.2%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

72%

of national crime rate

30.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

363

crimes committed

10.7%

annual change

Burglary crime

66%

of national crime rate

23.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.2%

of all crimes

2.7k

crimes committed

-20.0%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

55%

of national crime rate

34.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

515

crimes committed

-33.6%

annual change

Vehicle crime

48%

of national crime rate

21.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.6%

of all crimes

2.4k

crimes committed

-19.9%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

31%

of national crime rate

28.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

383

crimes committed

1.6%

annual change

Robbery crime

28%

of national crime rate

17.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.4%

of all crimes

271

crimes committed

-16.6%

annual change

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