Colchester crime stats

March 2019 - February 2020

Most crimes, 17.7k crimes were violent crimes which is 36.6% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 142% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 74.8% over the last twelve months.Colchester crime statistics
The category of "violent crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Violent crime" rate is at 142% of national crime rate which puts Colchester on 11. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Violent crime" makes up 36.6% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "violent crime" is 17.7k cases and has increased by 11.4% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2019 - February 2020.

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Violent crime

142%

of national crime rate

11.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

36.6%

of all crimes

17.7k

crimes committed

11.4%

annual change

Other crime

131%

of national crime rate

20.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.8%

of all crimes

878

crimes committed

2.8%

annual change

Public order crime

130%

of national crime rate

21.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.9%

of all crimes

3.8k

crimes committed

8.1%

annual change

Drugs crime

123%

of national crime rate

20.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

2.9%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

74.8%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

120%

of national crime rate

26.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

368

crimes committed

4.0%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

116%

of national crime rate

25.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

8.5%

of all crimes

4.1k

crimes committed

4.1%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

108%

of national crime rate

32.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.3%

of all crimes

618

crimes committed

-12.8%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

105%

of national crime rate

46.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

18.5%

of all crimes

8.9k

crimes committed

-10.6%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

105%

of national crime rate

37.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.1%

of all crimes

2.5k

crimes committed

-2.8%

annual change

Burglary crime

95%

of national crime rate

47.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.9%

of all crimes

2.4k

crimes committed

-8.7%

annual change

Other theft crime

87%

of national crime rate

47.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.0%

of all crimes

2.9k

crimes committed

-12.9%

annual change

Vehicle crime

72%

of national crime rate

40.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.4%

of all crimes

2.1k

crimes committed

2.8%

annual change

Robbery crime

52%

of national crime rate

51.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

301

crimes committed

-20.2%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

41%

of national crime rate

49.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

302

crimes committed

5.6%

annual change

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