Wakefield crime stats

November 2018 - October 2019

Most crimes, 25.3k crimes were violent crimes which is 34.6% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 160% of national crime rate. Robbery crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 20.7% over the last twelve months.Wakefield 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 183% of national crime rate which puts Wakefield on 5. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 9.4% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 6.9k cases and has increased by 11.4% when compared year-over-year in the period of November 2018 - October 2019.

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Public order crime

183%

of national crime rate

5.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

9.4%

of all crimes

6.9k

crimes committed

11.4%

annual change

Other crime

172%

of national crime rate

10.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

2.1%

of all crimes

1.5k

crimes committed

2.7%

annual change

Violent crime

160%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

34.6%

of all crimes

25.3k

crimes committed

14.0%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

145%

of national crime rate

9.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

9.2%

of all crimes

6.7k

crimes committed

-3.1%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

137%

of national crime rate

8.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.7%

of all crimes

4.2k

crimes committed

-4.5%

annual change

Burglary crime

132%

of national crime rate

19.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.2%

of all crimes

4.5k

crimes committed

-3.5%

annual change

Vehicle crime

118%

of national crime rate

31.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.3%

of all crimes

4.6k

crimes committed

0.2%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

111%

of national crime rate

33.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

439

crimes committed

6.8%

annual change

Other theft crime

110%

of national crime rate

24.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.7%

of all crimes

4.9k

crimes committed

-6.1%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

102%

of national crime rate

45.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

15.8%

of all crimes

11.6k

crimes committed

-12.4%

annual change

Robbery crime

76%

of national crime rate

37.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

572

crimes committed

20.7%

annual change

Drugs crime

75%

of national crime rate

37.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.5%

of all crimes

1.1k

crimes committed

7.4%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

55%

of national crime rate

42.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

528

crimes committed

9.1%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

48%

of national crime rate

25.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

371

crimes committed

-20.0%

annual change

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