Wigan crime stats

September 2018 - August 2019

Most crimes, 8.2k crimes were violent crimes which is 27.8% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 89% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 6.6% over the last twelve months.Wigan crime statistics
The category of "other crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Other crime" rate is at 126% of national crime rate which puts Wigan on 23. position out of 104 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Other crime" makes up 2.2% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "other crime" is 643 cases and has decreased by 7.1% when compared year-over-year in the period of September 2018 - August 2019.

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Other crime

126%

of national crime rate

23.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

2.2%

of all crimes

643

crimes committed

-7.1%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

115%

of national crime rate

24.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

10.6%

of all crimes

3.1k

crimes committed

-20.9%

annual change

Burglary crime

111%

of national crime rate

36.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

7.7%

of all crimes

2.3k

crimes committed

-22.3%

annual change

Public order crime

110%

of national crime rate

31.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

8.2%

of all crimes

2.4k

crimes committed

-26.4%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

105%

of national crime rate

35.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

243

crimes committed

6.6%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

94%

of national crime rate

46.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

21.2%

of all crimes

6.3k

crimes committed

-18.5%

annual change

Violent crime

89%

of national crime rate

42.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

27.8%

of all crimes

8.2k

crimes committed

-13.2%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

86%

of national crime rate

32.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

5.2%

of all crimes

1.5k

crimes committed

-14.4%

annual change

Vehicle crime

80%

of national crime rate

48.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.3%

of all crimes

1.9k

crimes committed

-15.8%

annual change

Other theft crime

72%

of national crime rate

19.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

6.4%

of all crimes

1.9k

crimes committed

-16.6%

annual change

Robbery crime

62%

of national crime rate

52.

highest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

271

crimes committed

-11.4%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

50%

of national crime rate

27.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

236

crimes committed

-18.3%

annual change

Drugs crime

50%

of national crime rate

7.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

1.4%

of all crimes

406

crimes committed

-1.0%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

29%

of national crime rate

19.

lowest crime rate out of 104 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

159

crimes committed

-20.5%

annual change

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