Dorset crime stats

December 2018 - November 2019

Most crimes, 20.6k crimes were violent crimes which is 28.6% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 89% of national crime rate. Vehicle crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 18.3% over the last twelve months.Dorset 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 124% of national crime rate which puts Dorset on 12. position out of 55 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Antisocial behaviour crime" makes up 28.5% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "antisocial behaviour crime" is 20.5k cases and has decreased by 15.7% when compared year-over-year in the period of December 2018 - November 2019.

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Antisocial behaviour crime

124%

of national crime rate

12.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

28.5%

of all crimes

20.5k

crimes committed

-15.7%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

104%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.6%

of all crimes

1.1k

crimes committed

-20.1%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

99%

of national crime rate

28.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

9.3%

of all crimes

6.7k

crimes committed

0.7%

annual change

Violent crime

89%

of national crime rate

19.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

28.6%

of all crimes

20.6k

crimes committed

13.7%

annual change

Other theft crime

86%

of national crime rate

26.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

7.7%

of all crimes

5.6k

crimes committed

-12.3%

annual change

Burglary crime

76%

of national crime rate

23.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.2%

of all crimes

3.7k

crimes committed

-14.4%

annual change

Vehicle crime

76%

of national crime rate

26.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

6.0%

of all crimes

4.3k

crimes committed

18.3%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

74%

of national crime rate

12.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

4.6%

of all crimes

3.3k

crimes committed

-16.0%

annual change

Drugs crime

64%

of national crime rate

13.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.9%

of all crimes

1.3k

crimes committed

-6.5%

annual change

Public order crime

56%

of national crime rate

9.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

4.3%

of all crimes

3.1k

crimes committed

8.8%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

55%

of national crime rate

7.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.4%

of all crimes

316

crimes committed

4.6%

annual change

Other crime

44%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.8%

of all crimes

562

crimes committed

-5.2%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

36%

of national crime rate

27.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

500

crimes committed

3.1%

annual change

Robbery crime

32%

of national crime rate

16.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.5%

of all crimes

348

crimes committed

-7.2%

annual change

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