Wiltshire crime stats

The overall crime rate in Wiltshire county is 79.6 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 17.3k crimes were violent crimes which is 34.2% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 77% of national crime rate. Theft from the person crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 21.2% over the last twelve months.The category of "antisocial behaviour crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Antisocial behaviour crime" rate is at 104% of national crime rate which puts Wiltshire on 18. position out of 54 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Antisocial behaviour crime" makes up 21.1% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "antisocial behaviour crime" is 10.7k cases and has decreased by 13.7% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

Wiltshire crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (54 counties)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →34.2%8. lowest77%17.3k-8.9%
Antisocial behaviour crime →21.1%18. highest104%10.7k-13.7%
Criminal damage and arson crime →8.9%19. lowest91%4.5k-6.9%
Shoplifting crime →7.9%17. lowest83%4.0k11.0%
Public order crime →7.4%14. lowest77%3.7k-8.1%
Other theft crime →5.7%5. lowest56%2.9k-14.2%
Vehicle crime →4.5%21. lowest57%2.3k0.8%
Burglary crime →3.2%10. lowest59%1.6k-10.0%
Drugs crime →2.1%10. lowest60%1.1k-4.2%
Other crime →1.7%10. lowest71%841-9.2%
Bicycle theft crime →1.2%22. highest87%612-14.5%
Theft from the person crime →0.8%19. highest30%42821.2%
Possession of weapons crime →0.8%14. lowest70%4115.9%
Robbery crime →0.5%16. lowest32%267-20.5%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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Wiltshire crime rate by crime statistic

This graph compares crime rate in Wiltshire county to the national crime rate for each crime statistic.

Wiltshire crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticWiltshire county crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour16.816.1
Bicycle theft1.01.1
Burglary2.64.3
Criminal damage and arson7.17.8
Drugs1.72.8
Other crime1.31.9
Other theft4.58.0
Possession of weapons0.60.9
Public order5.87.6
Robbery0.41.3
Shoplifting6.27.5
Theft from the person0.72.2
Vehicle crime3.66.3
Violent crime27.235.4

Wiltshire crime rate comparison map

Wiltshire crime rate comparison map

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