Essex crime stats

January 2019 - December 2019

Most crimes, 69.1k crimes were violent crimes which is 33.0% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 135% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 44.0% over the last twelve months.Essex crime statistics
The category of "other crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Other crime" rate is at 137% of national crime rate which puts Essex on 8. position out of 55 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Other crime" makes up 1.8% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "other crime" is 3.8k cases and has increased by 12.9% when compared year-over-year in the period of January 2019 - December 2019.

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Other crime

137%

of national crime rate

8.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.8%

of all crimes

3.8k

crimes committed

12.9%

annual change

Violent crime

135%

of national crime rate

4.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

33.0%

of all crimes

69.1k

crimes committed

20.2%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

125%

of national crime rate

8.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.8%

of all crimes

1.6k

crimes committed

-25.9%

annual change

Public order crime

125%

of national crime rate

13.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

7.3%

of all crimes

15.2k

crimes committed

20.9%

annual change

Vehicle crime

120%

of national crime rate

8.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

7.2%

of all crimes

15.0k

crimes committed

-2.5%

annual change

Drugs crime

119%

of national crime rate

7.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

2.7%

of all crimes

5.6k

crimes committed

44.0%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

118%

of national crime rate

13.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

8.4%

of all crimes

17.5k

crimes committed

9.0%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

116%

of national crime rate

15.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

19.9%

of all crimes

41.7k

crimes committed

-10.6%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

110%

of national crime rate

19.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.1%

of all crimes

10.8k

crimes committed

1.0%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

101%

of national crime rate

18.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.2%

of all crimes

2.4k

crimes committed

-5.8%

annual change

Burglary crime

97%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

4.9%

of all crimes

10.3k

crimes committed

-16.0%

annual change

Other theft crime

93%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

6.3%

of all crimes

13.1k

crimes committed

-4.8%

annual change

Robbery crime

73%

of national crime rate

11.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.8%

of all crimes

1.8k

crimes committed

5.0%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

46%

of national crime rate

19.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

-13.7%

annual change

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