Cumbria crime stats

The overall crime rate in Cumbria county is 80.2 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 16.7k crimes were violent crimes which is 42.1% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 95% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 38.5% over the last twelve months.The category of "drugs crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Drugs crime" rate is at 119% of national crime rate which puts Cumbria on 7. position out of 54 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Drugs crime" makes up 4.1% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "drugs crime" is 1.6k cases and has increased by 38.5% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

Cumbria crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (54 counties)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →42.1%23. lowest95%16.7k-9.0%
Antisocial behaviour crime →11.6%9. lowest58%4.6k-1.4%
Criminal damage and arson crime →10.5%20. highest108%4.2k-16.9%
Public order crime →8.1%19. lowest86%3.2k-31.6%
Other theft crime →6.9%11. lowest69%2.7k-5.8%
Shoplifting crime →5.9%7. lowest63%2.3k15.2%
Drugs crime →4.1%7. highest119%1.6k38.5%
Burglary crime →3.3%11. lowest61%1.3k-15.2%
Other crime →2.4%27. highest104%95422.0%
Vehicle crime →2.4%8. lowest30%934-6.0%
Possession of weapons crime →1.3%16. highest116%52924.2%
Bicycle theft crime →0.6%9. lowest40%221-12.6%
Robbery crime →0.4%14. lowest27%1726.2%
Theft from the person crime →0.3%6. lowest12%1309.2%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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Cumbria crime rate by crime statistic

This graph compares crime rate in Cumbria county to the national crime rate for each crime statistic.

Cumbria crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticCumbria county crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour9.316.1
Bicycle theft0.41.1
Criminal damage and arson8.47.8
Other crime1.91.9
Other theft5.58.0
Possession of weapons1.10.9
Public order6.57.6
Theft from the person0.32.2
Vehicle crime1.96.3
Violent crime33.835.4

Cumbria crime rate comparison map

Cumbria crime rate comparison map

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