Stoke-on-Trent crime stats

The overall crime rate in Stoke-on-Trent postcode area is 102.8 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 26.3k crimes were violent crimes which is 40.6% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 118% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 20.4% over the last twelve months.The category of "possession of weapons crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Possession of weapons crime" rate is at 120% of national crime rate which puts Stoke-on-Trent on 24. position out of 99 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Possession of weapons crime" makes up 1.1% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "possession of weapons crime" is 697 cases and has increased by 20.4% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

Stoke on Trent crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (99 postcode areas)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →40.6%24. highest118%26.3k-12.4%
Antisocial behaviour crime →15.2%47. highest97%9.8k-21.7%
Criminal damage and arson crime →8.5%29. highest112%5.5k-11.3%
Public order crime →7.7%30. highest104%5.0k-12.3%
Other theft crime →7.0%48. highest90%4.5k-9.5%
Shoplifting crime →5.8%25. lowest79%3.8k12.2%
Burglary crime →4.8%36. highest113%3.1k20.4%
Vehicle crime →4.2%35. lowest68%2.7k0.5%
Drugs crime →1.7%15. lowest61%1.1k-30.4%
Other crime →1.5%43. lowest85%1.0k-23.6%
Possession of weapons crime →1.1%24. highest120%69720.4%
Bicycle theft crime →1.0%42. highest92%649-11.0%
Robbery crime →0.8%48. highest60%494-16.3%
Theft from the person crime →0.3%13. lowest14%203-34.7%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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Stoke on Trent crime rate by crime statistic

This graph compares crime rate in Stoke-on-Trent postcode area to the national crime rate for each crime statistic.

Stoke on Trent crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticStoke-on-Trent postcode area crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour15.616.1
Bicycle theft1.01.1
Burglary4.94.3
Criminal damage and arson8.77.8
Drugs1.72.8
Other crime1.61.9
Other theft7.28.0
Possession of weapons1.10.9
Public order7.97.6
Robbery0.81.3
Shoplifting6.07.5
Theft from the person0.32.2
Vehicle crime4.36.3
Violent crime41.735.4

Stoke on Trent crime rate comparison map

Stoke on Trent crime rate comparison map

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