Preston crime stats

March 2019 - February 2020

Most crimes, 17.2k crimes were violent crimes which is 29.7% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 103% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 35.5% over the last twelve months.Preston crime statistics
The category of "antisocial behaviour crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Antisocial behaviour crime" rate is at 143% of national crime rate which puts Preston on 11. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Antisocial behaviour crime" makes up 28.2% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "antisocial behaviour crime" is 16.4k cases and has increased by 8.3% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2019 - February 2020.

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Antisocial behaviour crime

143%

of national crime rate

11.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

28.2%

of all crimes

16.4k

crimes committed

8.3%

annual change

Violent crime

103%

of national crime rate

46.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

29.7%

of all crimes

17.2k

crimes committed

-12.7%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

99%

of national crime rate

46.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

8.1%

of all crimes

4.7k

crimes committed

-13.9%

annual change

Burglary crime

98%

of national crime rate

43.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.7%

of all crimes

3.3k

crimes committed

-15.9%

annual change

Other theft crime

96%

of national crime rate

41.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.5%

of all crimes

4.3k

crimes committed

-9.2%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

86%

of national crime rate

38.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.7%

of all crimes

2.7k

crimes committed

-11.0%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

83%

of national crime rate

46.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

340

crimes committed

35.5%

annual change

Other crime

80%

of national crime rate

39.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.2%

of all crimes

718

crimes committed

-27.1%

annual change

Public order crime

78%

of national crime rate

38.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.3%

of all crimes

3.1k

crimes committed

-29.7%

annual change

Vehicle crime

74%

of national crime rate

45.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.1%

of all crimes

3.0k

crimes committed

3.8%

annual change

Drugs crime

68%

of national crime rate

29.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.8%

of all crimes

1.1k

crimes committed

20.8%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

65%

of national crime rate

44.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

503

crimes committed

-32.6%

annual change

Robbery crime

44%

of national crime rate

41.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

345

crimes committed

-3.6%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

38%

of national crime rate

42.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

376

crimes committed

-34.9%

annual change

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