◉ plumplot 

Oxford crime stats

The overall crime rate in Oxford city is 96 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 6.1k crimes were violent crimes which is 33.0% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 89% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 46.8% over the last twelve months.The category of "bicycle theft crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Bicycle theft crime" rate is at 559% of national crime rate which puts Oxford on 2. position out of 99 England's and Wales' cities in this crime category. "Bicycle theft crime" makes up 6.5% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "bicycle theft crime" is 1.2k cases and has decreased by 14.4% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

Oxford crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (99 cities)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime33.0%11. lowest89%6.1k-8.1%
Shoplifting crime10.6%46. lowest135%2.0k46.8%
Other theft crime9.5%34. highest114%1.8k1.9%
Public order crime7.8%23. lowest99%1.4k-30.6%
Antisocial behaviour crime6.8%3. lowest40%1.3k-8.3%
Bicycle theft crime6.5%2. highest559%1.2k-14.4%
Criminal damage and arson crime6.1%6. lowest76%1.1k-20.2%
Vehicle crime5.7%38. lowest87%1.1k-26.3%
Burglary crime4.1%38. lowest92%767-12.1%
Theft from the person crime3.4%4. highest147%6355.7%
Drugs crime3.3%52. lowest115%61830.4%
Other crime1.5%15. lowest76%27215.3%
Possession of weapons crime0.9%16. lowest93%16616.1%
Robbery crime0.8%28. lowest58%14616.8%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
For details, click on the crime name with '→'

Oxford crime rate by crime statistic

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

Oxford crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticOxford city crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour6.516.1
Bicycle theft6.21.1
Criminal damage and arson5.97.8
Other crime1.41.9
Other theft9.18.0
Possession of weapons0.90.9
Public order7.57.6
Theft from the person3.32.2
Vehicle crime5.56.3
Violent crime31.735.4

Oxford crime rate comparison map

Oxford crime rate comparison map

Plumplot area insights - interactive charts and maps

Plumplot area insights - interactive maps and charts