Warrington crime stats

The overall crime rate in Warrington postcode area is 79 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 21.2k crimes were violent crimes which is 42.3% 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 26.2% over the last twelve months.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 140% of national crime rate which puts Warrington on 16. position out of 99 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Drugs crime" makes up 4.9% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "drugs crime" is 2.5k cases and has increased by 26.2% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

Warrington crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (99 postcode areas)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →42.3%40. lowest94%21.2k-13.2%
Antisocial behaviour crime →12.1%14. lowest59%6.1k-15.3%
Public order crime →9.5%41. highest100%4.8k-38.7%
Criminal damage and arson crime →7.8%18. lowest79%3.9k-17.4%
Other theft crime →6.3%14. lowest62%3.2k-6.7%
Shoplifting crime →5.6%10. lowest59%2.8k15.8%
Drugs crime →4.9%16. highest140%2.5k26.2%
Vehicle crime →3.4%21. lowest43%1.7k-8.4%
Burglary crime →3.3%15. lowest61%1.7k-6.5%
Other crime →2.1%47. lowest91%1.1k-2.5%
Bicycle theft crime →0.9%33. lowest64%451-14.9%
Possession of weapons crime →0.9%36. lowest76%4460.2%
Robbery crime →0.5%17. lowest29%240-10.1%
Theft from the person crime →0.4%9. lowest13%180-32.6%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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Warrington crime rate by crime statistic

This graph compares crime rate in Warrington postcode area to the national crime rate for each crime statistic.

Warrington crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticWarrington postcode area crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour9.516.1
Bicycle theft0.71.1
Burglary2.64.3
Criminal damage and arson6.17.8
Drugs3.92.8
Other crime1.71.9
Other theft5.08.0
Possession of weapons0.70.9
Public order7.57.6
Robbery0.41.3
Shoplifting4.47.5
Theft from the person0.32.2
Vehicle crime2.76.3
Violent crime33.435.4

Warrington crime rate comparison map

Warrington crime rate comparison map

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