Swansea crime stats

September 2018 - August 2019

Most crimes, 21.5k crimes were violent crimes which is 31.7% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 94% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 28.6% over the last twelve months.Swansea crime statistics
The category of "drugs crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Drugs crime" rate is at 121% of national crime rate which puts Swansea on 18. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Drugs crime" makes up 3.6% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "drugs crime" is 2.4k cases and has increased by 3.5% when compared year-over-year in the period of September 2018 - August 2019.

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Drugs crime

121%

of national crime rate

18.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.6%

of all crimes

2.4k

crimes committed

3.5%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

97%

of national crime rate

47.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

9.7%

of all crimes

6.6k

crimes committed

-5.7%

annual change

Violent crime

94%

of national crime rate

49.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

31.7%

of all crimes

21.5k

crimes committed

18.2%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

93%

of national crime rate

45.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

22.8%

of all crimes

15.5k

crimes committed

-16.0%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

89%

of national crime rate

41.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.9%

of all crimes

4.0k

crimes committed

-0.0%

annual change

Other crime

88%

of national crime rate

47.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.7%

of all crimes

1.1k

crimes committed

15.0%

annual change

Public order crime

85%

of national crime rate

48.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.9%

of all crimes

4.7k

crimes committed

16.2%

annual change

Other theft crime

72%

of national crime rate

20.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.0%

of all crimes

4.8k

crimes committed

-0.9%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

60%

of national crime rate

11.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

346

crimes committed

28.6%

annual change

Burglary crime

56%

of national crime rate

10.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.2%

of all crimes

2.9k

crimes committed

-5.3%

annual change

Vehicle crime

52%

of national crime rate

23.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.4%

of all crimes

3.0k

crimes committed

7.9%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

36%

of national crime rate

11.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

426

crimes committed

-4.7%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

24%

of national crime rate

10.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

332

crimes committed

-10.5%

annual change

Robbery crime

18%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.3%

of all crimes

195

crimes committed

-3.9%

annual change

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