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Scunthorpe crime stats

The overall crime rate in Scunthorpe city is 132.8 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 4.5k crimes were violent crimes which is 38.4% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 144% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 60.3% over the last twelve months.The category of "burglary crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Burglary crime" rate is at 201% of national crime rate which puts Scunthorpe on 4. position out of 99 England's and Wales' cities in this crime category. "Burglary crime" makes up 6.6% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "burglary crime" is 777 cases and has increased by 42.8% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

Scunthorpe crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (99 cities)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime38.4%33. highest144%4.5k10.9%
Antisocial behaviour crime9.5%31. lowest78%1.1k-19.6%
Shoplifting crime9.2%38. highest162%1.1k17.2%
Public order crime8.9%30. highest157%1.1k-23.9%
Criminal damage and arson crime8.1%37. highest138%955-13.3%
Other theft crime6.6%49. highest110%7864.4%
Burglary crime6.6%4. highest201%77742.8%
Vehicle crime4.3%42. lowest90%50811.6%
Other crime2.6%18. highest185%3068.5%
Drugs crime2.2%43. lowest103%25521.4%
Bicycle theft crime1.2%36. highest146%145-10.5%
Robbery crime1.0%38. highest105%12311.8%
Possession of weapons crime0.9%47. lowest133%10960.3%
Theft from the person crime0.4%23. lowest26%5213.0%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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Scunthorpe crime rate by crime statistic

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

Scunthorpe crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticScunthorpe city crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour12.616.1
Bicycle theft1.61.1
Criminal damage and arson10.77.8
Other crime3.41.9
Other theft8.88.0
Possession of weapons1.20.9
Public order11.97.6
Theft from the person0.62.2
Vehicle crime5.76.3
Violent crime51.035.4

Scunthorpe crime rate comparison map

Scunthorpe crime rate comparison map

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