Reading crime stats

November 2018 - October 2019

Most crimes, 17.7k crimes were violent crimes which is 31.1% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 71% of national crime rate. Robbery crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 11.5% 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 128% of national crime rate which puts Reading on 21. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Bicycle theft crime" makes up 2.7% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "bicycle theft crime" is 1.6k cases and has decreased by 3.3% when compared year-over-year in the period of November 2018 - October 2019.

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Bicycle theft crime

128%

of national crime rate

21.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

2.7%

of all crimes

1.6k

crimes committed

-3.3%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

85%

of national crime rate

31.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

10.9%

of all crimes

6.2k

crimes committed

-4.6%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

78%

of national crime rate

38.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

486

crimes committed

3.0%

annual change

Vehicle crime

76%

of national crime rate

45.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

8.2%

of all crimes

4.7k

crimes committed

-0.4%

annual change

Drugs crime

76%

of national crime rate

39.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.0%

of all crimes

1.7k

crimes committed

3.7%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

75%

of national crime rate

22.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.3%

of all crimes

3.6k

crimes committed

-8.5%

annual change

Other theft crime

74%

of national crime rate

25.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

9.2%

of all crimes

5.2k

crimes committed

-6.8%

annual change

Violent crime

71%

of national crime rate

12.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

31.1%

of all crimes

17.7k

crimes committed

8.4%

annual change

Burglary crime

66%

of national crime rate

20.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.3%

of all crimes

3.6k

crimes committed

-9.9%

annual change

Other crime

63%

of national crime rate

17.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.5%

of all crimes

867

crimes committed

-18.3%

annual change

Public order crime

51%

of national crime rate

8.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.3%

of all crimes

3.0k

crimes committed

8.1%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

49%

of national crime rate

43.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.3%

of all crimes

742

crimes committed

-13.0%

annual change

Robbery crime

46%

of national crime rate

42.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.0%

of all crimes

545

crimes committed

11.5%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

40%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

12.4%

of all crimes

7.1k

crimes committed

-26.0%

annual change

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