Norfolk crime stats

The overall crime rate in Norfolk county is 78.5 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 27.3k crimes were violent crimes which is 42.1% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 93% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 28.1% over the last twelve months.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 113% of national crime rate which puts Norfolk on 20. position out of 54 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Other crime" makes up 2.7% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "other crime" is 1.7k cases and has decreased by 12.7% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

Norfolk crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (54 counties)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →42.1%19. lowest93%27.3k-13.9%
Antisocial behaviour crime →13.8%16. lowest67%8.9k-5.6%
Criminal damage and arson crime →9.4%22. lowest94%6.1k-10.0%
Shoplifting crime →7.3%13. lowest76%4.7k28.1%
Public order crime →7.2%12. lowest75%4.7k-30.8%
Other theft crime →6.4%9. lowest63%4.2k-12.8%
Burglary crime →2.9%8. lowest52%1.9k-1.1%
Other crime →2.7%20. highest113%1.7k-12.7%
Drugs crime →2.5%18. lowest71%1.6k-7.0%
Vehicle crime →2.3%7. lowest29%1.5k-14.8%
Possession of weapons crime →1.3%22. highest107%8167.4%
Bicycle theft crime →1.2%24. highest81%747-16.7%
Theft from the person crime →0.5%18. lowest19%355-11.2%
Robbery crime →0.5%15. lowest30%320-4.5%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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Norfolk crime rate by crime statistic

This graph compares crime rate in Norfolk county to the national crime rate for each crime statistic.

Norfolk crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticNorfolk county crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour10.816.1
Bicycle theft0.91.1
Burglary2.24.3
Criminal damage and arson7.47.8
Drugs2.02.8
Other crime2.11.9
Other theft5.08.0
Possession of weapons1.00.9
Public order5.77.6
Robbery0.41.3
Shoplifting5.77.5
Theft from the person0.42.2
Vehicle crime1.86.3
Violent crime33.135.4

Norfolk crime rate comparison map

Norfolk crime rate comparison map

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