Norwich crime stats

The overall crime rate in Norwich postcode area is 83.2 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 24.7k crimes were violent crimes which is 41.7% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 98% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 28.3% 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 112% of national crime rate which puts Norwich on 33. position out of 99 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Other crime" makes up 2.5% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "other crime" is 1.5k cases and has decreased by 11.5% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

Norwich crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (99 postcode areas)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →41.7%45. lowest98%24.7k-13.6%
Antisocial behaviour crime →14.0%26. lowest72%8.3k-6.6%
Criminal damage and arson crime →9.5%43. highest101%5.6k-10.1%
Shoplifting crime →7.3%27. lowest81%4.3k28.3%
Public order crime →7.2%23. lowest79%4.3k-31.8%
Other theft crime →6.4%16. lowest66%3.8k-12.9%
Burglary crime →2.9%11. lowest56%1.7k-1.3%
Vehicle crime →2.7%13. lowest36%1.6k2.0%
Other crime →2.5%33. highest112%1.5k-11.5%
Drugs crime →2.2%23. lowest67%1.3k-11.0%
Bicycle theft crime →1.3%39. highest94%747-16.0%
Possession of weapons crime →1.2%35. highest109%7183.9%
Theft from the person crime →0.6%31. lowest22%344-1.4%
Robbery crime →0.5%25. lowest34%323-0.9%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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Norwich crime rate by crime statistic

This graph compares crime rate in Norwich postcode area to the national crime rate for each crime statistic.

Norwich crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticNorwich postcode area crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour11.716.1
Bicycle theft1.01.1
Criminal damage and arson7.97.8
Other crime2.11.9
Other theft5.38.0
Possession of weapons1.00.9
Public order6.07.6
Theft from the person0.52.2
Vehicle crime2.36.3
Violent crime34.635.4

Norwich crime rate comparison map

Norwich crime rate comparison map

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