Dorchester crime stats

March 2019 - February 2020

Most crimes, 5.2k crimes were violent crimes which is 32.0% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 79% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 15.2% over the last twelve months.Dorchester crime statistics
The category of "antisocial behaviour crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Antisocial behaviour crime" rate is at 105% of national crime rate which puts Dorchester on 44. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Antisocial behaviour crime" makes up 29.2% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "antisocial behaviour crime" is 4.8k cases and has decreased by 15.3% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2019 - February 2020.

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Antisocial behaviour crime

105%

of national crime rate

44.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

29.2%

of all crimes

4.8k

crimes committed

-15.3%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

89%

of national crime rate

41.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

10.4%

of all crimes

1.7k

crimes committed

3.1%

annual change

Violent crime

79%

of national crime rate

24.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

32.0%

of all crimes

5.2k

crimes committed

5.6%

annual change

Drugs crime

66%

of national crime rate

25.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

2.5%

of all crimes

404

crimes committed

-12.0%

annual change

Other theft crime

64%

of national crime rate

15.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.0%

of all crimes

1.1k

crimes committed

-21.6%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

56%

of national crime rate

7.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

91

crimes committed

15.2%

annual change

Public order crime

50%

of national crime rate

7.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.8%

of all crimes

785

crimes committed

6.9%

annual change

Burglary crime

49%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.0%

of all crimes

654

crimes committed

-22.2%

annual change

Other crime

47%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.0%

of all crimes

169

crimes committed

-8.6%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

41%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.2%

of all crimes

517

crimes committed

-35.9%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

39%

of national crime rate

15.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

119

crimes committed

-28.3%

annual change

Vehicle crime

39%

of national crime rate

13.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.8%

of all crimes

628

crimes committed

-1.9%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

22%

of national crime rate

12.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

86

crimes committed

-6.5%

annual change

Robbery crime

19%

of national crime rate

6.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.4%

of all crimes

58

crimes committed

-26.6%

annual change

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