Dorchester crime stats

November 2018 - October 2019

Most crimes, 5.1k crimes were violent crimes which is 31.3% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 78% of national crime rate. Theft from the person crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 34.7% 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 102% of national crime rate which puts Dorchester on 48. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Antisocial behaviour crime" makes up 29.3% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "antisocial behaviour crime" is 4.8k cases and has decreased by 19.5% when compared year-over-year in the period of November 2018 - October 2019.

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Antisocial behaviour crime

102%

of national crime rate

48.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

29.3%

of all crimes

4.8k

crimes committed

-19.5%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

84%

of national crime rate

28.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

9.9%

of all crimes

1.6k

crimes committed

-5.7%

annual change

Violent crime

78%

of national crime rate

20.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

31.3%

of all crimes

5.1k

crimes committed

10.5%

annual change

Drugs crime

73%

of national crime rate

34.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

2.6%

of all crimes

433

crimes committed

-5.0%

annual change

Other theft crime

65%

of national crime rate

12.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.4%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

-17.7%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

53%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

88

crimes committed

10.0%

annual change

Other crime

51%

of national crime rate

6.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.1%

of all crimes

186

crimes committed

2.8%

annual change

Public order crime

49%

of national crime rate

7.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.7%

of all crimes

767

crimes committed

17.3%

annual change

Burglary crime

48%

of national crime rate

7.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.2%

of all crimes

689

crimes committed

-18.5%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

45%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.5%

of all crimes

572

crimes committed

-30.3%

annual change

Vehicle crime

38%

of national crime rate

12.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.8%

of all crimes

617

crimes committed

-8.9%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

37%

of national crime rate

13.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

119

crimes committed

-37.4%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

24%

of national crime rate

13.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

97

crimes committed

34.7%

annual change

Robbery crime

19%

of national crime rate

6.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.4%

of all crimes

59

crimes committed

-20.3%

annual change

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