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Swindon crime stats

The overall crime rate in Swindon city is 103.5 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 6.5k crimes were violent crimes which is 34.3% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 100% of national crime rate. Theft from the person crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 29.4% 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 165% of national crime rate which puts Swindon on 28. position out of 99 England's and Wales' cities in this crime category. "Bicycle theft crime" makes up 1.8% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "bicycle theft crime" is 334 cases and has decreased by 8.5% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

Swindon crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (99 cities)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime34.3%22. lowest100%6.5k-7.3%
Antisocial behaviour crime20.4%32. highest131%3.8k-12.1%
Shoplifting crime9.1%37. lowest125%1.7k-0.1%
Criminal damage and arson crime8.1%32. lowest108%1.5k-1.6%
Public order crime7.7%30. lowest105%1.5k-5.0%
Vehicle crime4.9%32. lowest80%9269.6%
Other theft crime4.7%4. lowest61%890-9.6%
Drugs crime2.5%31. lowest95%4801.7%
Burglary crime2.3%3. lowest54%429-8.9%
Bicycle theft crime1.8%28. highest165%334-8.5%
Other crime1.7%32. lowest96%326-2.4%
Possession of weapons crime1.0%34. lowest112%18812.6%
Theft from the person crime0.8%50. lowest38%15429.4%
Robbery crime0.7%27. lowest56%135-24.2%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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Swindon crime rate by crime statistic

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

Swindon crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticSwindon city crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour21.116.1
Bicycle theft1.81.1
Criminal damage and arson8.47.8
Other crime1.81.9
Other theft4.98.0
Possession of weapons1.00.9
Public order8.07.6
Theft from the person0.82.2
Vehicle crime5.16.3
Violent crime35.535.4

Swindon crime rate comparison map

Swindon crime rate comparison map

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