Colchester crime stats

November 2018 - October 2019

Most crimes, 17.5k crimes were violent crimes which is 36.0% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 141% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 58.3% 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 141% 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 36.0% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "violent crime" is 17.5k cases and has increased by 22.2% when compared year-over-year in the period of November 2018 - October 2019.

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Violent crime

141%

of national crime rate

11.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

36.0%

of all crimes

17.5k

crimes committed

22.2%

annual change

Other crime

136%

of national crime rate

16.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.9%

of all crimes

932

crimes committed

18.9%

annual change

Public order crime

132%

of national crime rate

19.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

8.0%

of all crimes

3.9k

crimes committed

24.0%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

118%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.5%

of all crimes

714

crimes committed

4.1%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

115%

of national crime rate

31.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

357

crimes committed

9.5%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

112%

of national crime rate

25.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

8.3%

of all crimes

4.1k

crimes committed

2.1%

annual change

Drugs crime

108%

of national crime rate

26.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

2.5%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

58.3%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

106%

of national crime rate

40.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

19.2%

of all crimes

9.4k

crimes committed

-7.4%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

102%

of national crime rate

39.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.0%

of all crimes

2.5k

crimes committed

-6.2%

annual change

Burglary crime

89%

of national crime rate

50.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.9%

of all crimes

2.4k

crimes committed

-16.2%

annual change

Other theft crime

88%

of national crime rate

52.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.3%

of all crimes

3.1k

crimes committed

-5.8%

annual change

Vehicle crime

68%

of national crime rate

35.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.3%

of all crimes

2.1k

crimes committed

-8.8%

annual change

Robbery crime

59%

of national crime rate

51.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

348

crimes committed

0.6%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

41%

of national crime rate

45.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

306

crimes committed

-3.5%

annual change

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