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Lincoln crime stats

The overall crime rate in Lincoln city is 147.7 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 5.3k crimes were violent crimes which is 33.6% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 140% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 9.6% over the last twelve months.The category of "shoplifting crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Shoplifting crime" rate is at 271% of national crime rate which puts Lincoln on 6. position out of 99 England's and Wales' cities in this crime category. "Shoplifting crime" makes up 13.8% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "shoplifting crime" is 2.2k cases and has increased by 2.8% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

Lincoln crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (99 cities)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime33.6%38. highest140%5.3k-5.3%
Antisocial behaviour crime17.9%17. highest164%2.8k1.8%
Shoplifting crime13.8%6. highest271%2.2k2.8%
Criminal damage and arson crime8.0%25. highest152%1.3k-12.8%
Public order crime7.2%36. highest140%1.1k-24.6%
Other theft crime5.9%50. highest109%943-10.8%
Burglary crime3.0%51. lowest101%471-17.1%
Drugs crime2.5%42. highest134%4009.3%
Vehicle crime2.4%12. lowest56%379-26.1%
Other crime1.8%30. highest147%293-1.7%
Bicycle theft crime1.8%14. highest234%280-24.9%
Possession of weapons crime0.9%53. highest138%1379.6%
Robbery crime0.8%52. lowest90%127-18.1%
Theft from the person crime0.4%28. lowest27%66-2.9%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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Lincoln crime rate by crime statistic

This graph compares crime rate in Lincoln city to the national crime rate for each crime statistic.

Lincoln crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticLincoln city crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour26.416.1
Bicycle theft2.61.1
Criminal damage and arson11.97.8
Other crime2.71.9
Other theft8.88.0
Possession of weapons1.30.9
Public order10.67.6
Theft from the person0.62.2
Vehicle crime3.56.3
Violent crime49.735.4

Lincoln crime rate comparison map

Lincoln crime rate comparison map

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