Reading crime stats

February 2020 - January 2021

Most crimes, 20.4k crimes were violent crimes which is 35.0% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 83% of national crime rate. Public order crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 38.9% over the last twelve months.Reading crime statistics
The category of "bicycle theft crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Bicycle theft crime" rate is at 130% of national crime rate which puts Reading on 19. position out of 97 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Bicycle theft crime" makes up 2.3% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "bicycle theft crime" is 1.3k cases and has decreased by 14.5% when compared year-over-year in the period of February 2020 - January 2021.

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Bicycle theft crime

130%

of national crime rate

19.

highest crime rate out of 97 postcode areas

2.3%

of all crimes

1.3k

crimes committed

-14.5%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

98%

of national crime rate

45.

highest crime rate out of 97 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

545

crimes committed

12.4%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

87%

of national crime rate

27.

lowest crime rate out of 97 postcode areas

9.3%

of all crimes

5.4k

crimes committed

-13.8%

annual change

Violent crime

83%

of national crime rate

24.

lowest crime rate out of 97 postcode areas

35.0%

of all crimes

20.4k

crimes committed

9.4%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

82%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 97 postcode areas

1.1%

of all crimes

628

crimes committed

-23.1%

annual change

Vehicle crime

82%

of national crime rate

47.

lowest crime rate out of 97 postcode areas

6.4%

of all crimes

3.7k

crimes committed

-20.2%

annual change

Burglary crime

81%

of national crime rate

32.

lowest crime rate out of 97 postcode areas

5.0%

of all crimes

2.9k

crimes committed

-20.8%

annual change

Drugs crime

81%

of national crime rate

42.

lowest crime rate out of 97 postcode areas

3.6%

of all crimes

2.1k

crimes committed

26.8%

annual change

Other theft crime

80%

of national crime rate

22.

lowest crime rate out of 97 postcode areas

6.4%

of all crimes

3.8k

crimes committed

-25.8%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

74%

of national crime rate

14.

lowest crime rate out of 97 postcode areas

4.0%

of all crimes

2.3k

crimes committed

-33.8%

annual change

Other crime

73%

of national crime rate

23.

lowest crime rate out of 97 postcode areas

1.7%

of all crimes

993

crimes committed

12.8%

annual change

Public order crime

73%

of national crime rate

22.

lowest crime rate out of 97 postcode areas

7.5%

of all crimes

4.4k

crimes committed

38.9%

annual change

Robbery crime

57%

of national crime rate

43.

lowest crime rate out of 97 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

463

crimes committed

-16.0%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

39%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 97 postcode areas

16.2%

of all crimes

9.5k

crimes committed

10.0%

annual change

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