Somerset crime stats

December 2019 - November 2020

Most crimes, 23.4k crimes were violent crimes which is 31.3% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 83% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 24.9% over the last twelve months.Somerset crime statistics
The category of "public order crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Public order crime" rate is at 124% of national crime rate which puts Somerset on 16. position out of 55 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 11.4% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 8.6k cases and has increased by 4.8% when compared year-over-year in the period of December 2019 - November 2020.

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Public order crime

124%

of national crime rate

16.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

11.4%

of all crimes

8.6k

crimes committed

4.8%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

91%

of national crime rate

15.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

8.9%

of all crimes

6.7k

crimes committed

-3.5%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

89%

of national crime rate

21.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

4.6%

of all crimes

3.5k

crimes committed

-27.6%

annual change

Violent crime

83%

of national crime rate

10.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

31.3%

of all crimes

23.4k

crimes committed

5.3%

annual change

Other theft crime

82%

of national crime rate

20.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

6.3%

of all crimes

4.7k

crimes committed

-25.7%

annual change

Burglary crime

76%

of national crime rate

21.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

4.5%

of all crimes

3.4k

crimes committed

-26.7%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

66%

of national crime rate

13.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

23.0%

of all crimes

17.2k

crimes committed

5.3%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

63%

of national crime rate

9.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.5%

of all crimes

407

crimes committed

6.0%

annual change

Other crime

59%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.2%

of all crimes

921

crimes committed

18.8%

annual change

Vehicle crime

58%

of national crime rate

20.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

4.3%

of all crimes

3.2k

crimes committed

-16.7%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

57%

of national crime rate

20.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.9%

of all crimes

680

crimes committed

-19.5%

annual change

Robbery crime

55%

of national crime rate

23.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

556

crimes committed

12.3%

annual change

Drugs crime

46%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.8%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

24.9%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

28%

of national crime rate

16.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.4%

of all crimes

285

crimes committed

-38.3%

annual change

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