Taunton crime stats

December 2019 - November 2020

Most crimes, 9.3k crimes were violent crimes which is 33.1% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 94% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 35.0% over the last twelve months.Taunton 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 136% of national crime rate which puts Taunton on 18. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 11.7% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 3.3k cases and has increased by 5.2% when compared year-over-year in the period of December 2019 - November 2020.

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Public order crime

136%

of national crime rate

18.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

11.7%

of all crimes

3.3k

crimes committed

5.2%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

99%

of national crime rate

45.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

9.0%

of all crimes

2.5k

crimes committed

-3.2%

annual change

Violent crime

94%

of national crime rate

43.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

33.1%

of all crimes

9.3k

crimes committed

8.3%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

87%

of national crime rate

38.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.2%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

-34.0%

annual change

Other theft crime

85%

of national crime rate

38.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.0%

of all crimes

1.7k

crimes committed

-22.3%

annual change

Burglary crime

76%

of national crime rate

33.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

4.2%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

-31.8%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

70%

of national crime rate

28.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

23.1%

of all crimes

6.5k

crimes committed

4.5%

annual change

Other crime

65%

of national crime rate

21.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.3%

of all crimes

354

crimes committed

20.8%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

64%

of national crime rate

14.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

146

crimes committed

22.7%

annual change

Robbery crime

60%

of national crime rate

51.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

213

crimes committed

15.8%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

57%

of national crime rate

39.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

239

crimes committed

-31.9%

annual change

Vehicle crime

47%

of national crime rate

24.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

3.3%

of all crimes

917

crimes committed

-28.1%

annual change

Drugs crime

46%

of national crime rate

10.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.7%

of all crimes

467

crimes committed

35.0%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

25%

of national crime rate

19.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.3%

of all crimes

89

crimes committed

-40.7%

annual change

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