Essex crime stats

August 2019 - July 2020

Most crimes, 69.2k crimes were violent crimes which is 33.6% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 139% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 42.1% over the last twelve months.Essex crime statistics
The category of "violent crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Violent crime" rate is at 139% of national crime rate which puts Essex on 4. position out of 55 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Violent crime" makes up 33.6% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "violent crime" is 69.2k cases and has increased by 4.5% when compared year-over-year in the period of August 2019 - July 2020.

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Violent crime

139%

of national crime rate

4.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

33.6%

of all crimes

69.2k

crimes committed

4.5%

annual change

Drugs crime

135%

of national crime rate

5.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

3.3%

of all crimes

6.9k

crimes committed

42.1%

annual change

Other crime

134%

of national crime rate

11.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.8%

of all crimes

3.6k

crimes committed

-3.5%

annual change

Public order crime

131%

of national crime rate

12.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

7.5%

of all crimes

15.5k

crimes committed

7.1%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

123%

of national crime rate

14.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

8.0%

of all crimes

16.4k

crimes committed

-1.7%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

120%

of national crime rate

15.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

-22.6%

annual change

Vehicle crime

120%

of national crime rate

10.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

6.2%

of all crimes

12.8k

crimes committed

-17.6%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

109%

of national crime rate

22.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

4.1%

of all crimes

8.5k

crimes committed

-22.4%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

107%

of national crime rate

18.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

22.7%

of all crimes

46.7k

crimes committed

8.0%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

105%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.1%

of all crimes

2.2k

crimes committed

-14.9%

annual change

Burglary crime

101%

of national crime rate

16.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

4.3%

of all crimes

8.9k

crimes committed

-23.5%

annual change

Other theft crime

97%

of national crime rate

19.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.3%

of all crimes

11.0k

crimes committed

-20.0%

annual change

Robbery crime

73%

of national crime rate

10.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

-22.0%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

53%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.6%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

-20.1%

annual change

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