Chester crime stats

December 2018 - November 2019

Most crimes, 21.1k crimes were violent crimes which is 33.7% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 104% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 10.1% 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 16. 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 6.4k cases and has increased by 1.1% when compared year-over-year in the period of December 2018 - November 2019.

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Public order crime

133%

of national crime rate

16.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

10.2%

of all crimes

6.4k

crimes committed

1.1%

annual change

Violent crime

104%

of national crime rate

38.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

33.7%

of all crimes

21.1k

crimes committed

6.7%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

100%

of national crime rate

42.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

9.4%

of all crimes

5.9k

crimes committed

-12.4%

annual change

Drugs crime

100%

of national crime rate

33.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

2.9%

of all crimes

1.8k

crimes committed

10.1%

annual change

Other crime

92%

of national crime rate

50.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.6%

of all crimes

1.0k

crimes committed

-2.9%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

91%

of national crime rate

44.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.7%

of all crimes

3.6k

crimes committed

-8.9%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

84%

of national crime rate

32.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

19.4%

of all crimes

12.1k

crimes committed

-18.9%

annual change

Other theft crime

70%

of national crime rate

17.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.3%

of all crimes

4.0k

crimes committed

-8.9%

annual change

Burglary crime

67%

of national crime rate

20.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.6%

of all crimes

2.9k

crimes committed

-20.7%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

66%

of national crime rate

19.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

332

crimes committed

0.9%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

55%

of national crime rate

36.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

528

crimes committed

-31.2%

annual change

Vehicle crime

48%

of national crime rate

18.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.8%

of all crimes

2.4k

crimes committed

-20.8%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

30%

of national crime rate

20.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

363

crimes committed

2.0%

annual change

Robbery crime

28%

of national crime rate

18.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.4%

of all crimes

272

crimes committed

-8.4%

annual change

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