Preston crime stats

April 2021 - March 2022

Most crimes, 20.1k crimes were violent crimes which is 32.8% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 104% of national crime rate. Theft from the person crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 72.6% 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 167% of national crime rate which puts Preston on 7. position out of 94 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Antisocial behaviour crime" makes up 30.2% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "antisocial behaviour crime" is 18.5k cases and has decreased by 37.1% when compared year-over-year in the period of April 2021 - March 2022.

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Antisocial behaviour crime

167%

of national crime rate

7.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

30.2%

of all crimes

18.5k

crimes committed

-37.1%

annual change

Other crime

125%

of national crime rate

26.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

1.9%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

17.8%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

110%

of national crime rate

30.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

8.0%

of all crimes

4.9k

crimes committed

14.2%

annual change

Burglary crime

107%

of national crime rate

31.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

3.8%

of all crimes

2.4k

crimes committed

-0.4%

annual change

Violent crime

104%

of national crime rate

40.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

32.8%

of all crimes

20.1k

crimes committed

13.5%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

102%

of national crime rate

32.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

407

crimes committed

4.4%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

96%

of national crime rate

46.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

3.6%

of all crimes

2.2k

crimes committed

30.3%

annual change

Other theft crime

87%

of national crime rate

37.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

5.2%

of all crimes

3.2k

crimes committed

10.6%

annual change

Public order crime

81%

of national crime rate

31.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

6.5%

of all crimes

4.0k

crimes committed

32.2%

annual change

Drugs crime

79%

of national crime rate

40.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

1.9%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

-10.7%

annual change

Vehicle crime

74%

of national crime rate

42.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

3.7%

of all crimes

2.2k

crimes committed

11.6%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

63%

of national crime rate

38.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

419

crimes committed

23.2%

annual change

Robbery crime

61%

of national crime rate

47.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

331

crimes committed

14.5%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

41%

of national crime rate

42.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

302

crimes committed

72.6%

annual change

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