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Portsmouth crime stats

The overall crime rate in Portsmouth city is 122.5 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 11.5k crimes were violent crimes which is 40.1% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 139% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 28.7% over the last twelve months.The category of "possession of weapons crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Possession of weapons crime" rate is at 199% of national crime rate which puts Portsmouth on 15. position out of 99 England's and Wales' cities in this crime category. "Possession of weapons crime" makes up 1.5% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "possession of weapons crime" is 431 cases and has increased by 0.2% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

Portsmouth crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (99 cities)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime40.1%40. highest139%11.5k-9.2%
Antisocial behaviour crime10.6%35. lowest80%3.0k-8.2%
Shoplifting crime9.4%45. highest153%2.7k28.7%
Public order crime9.3%33. highest150%2.7k-24.7%
Criminal damage and arson crime7.6%48. lowest120%2.2k-14.2%
Other theft crime5.8%25. lowest88%1.7k-6.0%
Vehicle crime5.7%44. highest111%1.6k-6.5%
Drugs crime3.2%39. highest139%905-1.6%
Burglary crime2.6%17. lowest74%748-21.9%
Possession of weapons crime1.5%15. highest199%4310.2%
Bicycle theft crime1.5%27. highest165%430-39.7%
Other crime1.2%18. lowest81%353-12.0%
Robbery crime0.9%45. lowest85%263-15.7%
Theft from the person crime0.7%53. highest39%203-16.5%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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Portsmouth crime rate by crime statistic

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

Portsmouth crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticPortsmouth city crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour12.916.1
Bicycle theft1.81.1
Burglary3.24.3
Criminal damage and arson9.37.8
Drugs3.92.8
Other crime1.51.9
Other theft7.18.0
Possession of weapons1.80.9
Public order11.47.6
Robbery1.11.3
Shoplifting11.57.5
Theft from the person0.92.2
Vehicle crime7.06.3
Violent crime49.135.4

Portsmouth crime rate comparison map

Portsmouth crime rate comparison map

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