East of England crime stats

March 2024

Most crimes, 194k crimes were violent crimes which is 36.3% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 97% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 23.8% over the last twelve months.East of England crime statistics
Crime categoryShare of all crimesRanking (8 regions)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →36.3%2. lowest97%194k-8.6%
Antisocial behaviour crime →14.8%3. lowest88%78.9k-10.6%
Criminal damage and arson crime →8.2%2. lowest97%43.8k-5.1%
Other theft crime →7.6%3. lowest90%40.6k-4.5%
Shoplifting crime →7.1%2. lowest93%37.8k23.8%
Public order crime →7.1%1. lowest85%37.8k-20.8%
Vehicle crime →6.5%4. highest98%34.5k-2.8%
Burglary crime →3.9%3. lowest85%20.6k1.5%
Drugs crime →2.6%3. lowest91%14.2k-2.4%
Other crime →2.0%4. lowest104%10.8k-4.0%
Bicycle theft crime →1.4%2. highest117%7.3k-10.4%
Possession of weapons crime →1.0%3. lowest106%5.5k9.6%
Theft from the person crime →0.8%4. lowest39%4.4k-5.0%
Robbery crime →0.8%3. lowest59%4.2k3.9%
Crime categoryShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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The category of "bicycle theft crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Bicycle theft crime" rate is at 117% of national crime rate which puts East of England on 2. position out of 8 England's and Wales' regions in this crime category. "Bicycle theft crime" makes up 1.4% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "bicycle theft crime" is 7.3k cases and has decreased by 10.4% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2023 - February 2024.

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