Dorchester crime stats

December 2018 - November 2019

Most crimes, 5.2k crimes were violent crimes which is 31.7% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 79% of national crime rate. Public order crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 19.4% 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 46. 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 18.2% when compared year-over-year in the period of December 2018 - November 2019.

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Antisocial behaviour crime

102%

of national crime rate

46.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

29.2%

of all crimes

4.8k

crimes committed

-18.2%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

87%

of national crime rate

34.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

10.2%

of all crimes

1.7k

crimes committed

-2.7%

annual change

Violent crime

79%

of national crime rate

23.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

31.7%

of all crimes

5.2k

crimes committed

10.2%

annual change

Drugs crime

69%

of national crime rate

31.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

2.5%

of all crimes

415

crimes committed

-11.9%

annual change

Other theft crime

64%

of national crime rate

12.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.2%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

-19.7%

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

8.6%

annual change

Public order crime

51%

of national crime rate

7.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.8%

of all crimes

788

crimes committed

19.4%

annual change

Burglary crime

48%

of national crime rate

7.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.0%

of all crimes

663

crimes committed

-22.5%

annual change

Other crime

48%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.1%

of all crimes

175

crimes committed

-7.9%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

44%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.4%

of all crimes

553

crimes committed

-32.2%

annual change

Vehicle crime

38%

of national crime rate

12.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.7%

of all crimes

614

crimes committed

-5.2%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

37%

of national crime rate

13.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

117

crimes committed

-38.4%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

23%

of national crime rate

12.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

92

crimes committed

16.5%

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

-19.2%

annual change

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