Newcastle upon Tyne crime stats

March 2019 - February 2020

Most crimes, 43.8k crimes were violent crimes which is 27.4% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 116% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 5.9% over the last twelve months.Newcastle upon Tyne crime statistics
The category of "public order crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Public order crime" rate is at 179% of national crime rate which puts Newcastle upon Tyne on 5. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 9.9% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 15.8k cases and has decreased by 17.9% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2019 - February 2020.

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Public order crime

179%

of national crime rate

5.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

9.9%

of all crimes

15.8k

crimes committed

-17.9%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

157%

of national crime rate

5.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

10.5%

of all crimes

16.8k

crimes committed

-10.6%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

155%

of national crime rate

5.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.9%

of all crimes

11.0k

crimes committed

-7.5%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

144%

of national crime rate

10.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

23.1%

of all crimes

37.0k

crimes committed

-10.8%

annual change

Other crime

133%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.7%

of all crimes

2.7k

crimes committed

-7.5%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

123%

of national crime rate

22.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

1.1k

crimes committed

5.9%

annual change

Other theft crime

120%

of national crime rate

14.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.5%

of all crimes

12.1k

crimes committed

-14.3%

annual change

Violent crime

116%

of national crime rate

23.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

27.4%

of all crimes

43.8k

crimes committed

-2.7%

annual change

Drugs crime

84%

of national crime rate

50.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.8%

of all crimes

2.9k

crimes committed

-0.5%

annual change

Burglary crime

83%

of national crime rate

39.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.9%

of all crimes

6.3k

crimes committed

-15.9%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

79%

of national crime rate

50.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

-22.1%

annual change

Vehicle crime

79%

of national crime rate

50.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.4%

of all crimes

7.1k

crimes committed

4.8%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

69%

of national crime rate

29.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.0%

of all crimes

1.6k

crimes committed

-15.1%

annual change

Robbery crime

38%

of national crime rate

29.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.4%

of all crimes

660

crimes committed

-3.4%

annual change

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