York crime stats

The overall crime rate in York postcode area is 91.4 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 18.4k crimes were violent crimes which is 36.5% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 94% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 45.4% over the last twelve months.The category of "bicycle theft crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Bicycle theft crime" rate is at 179% of national crime rate which puts York on 12. position out of 99 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Bicycle theft crime" makes up 2.2% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "bicycle theft crime" is 1.1k cases and has increased by 6.1% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

York crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (99 postcode areas)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →36.5%39. lowest94%18.4k-2.9%
Antisocial behaviour crime →20.5%31. highest116%10.3k-7.1%
Shoplifting crime →8.7%39. highest106%4.4k45.4%
Criminal damage and arson crime →8.0%43. lowest94%4.0k-6.4%
Public order crime →6.4%21. lowest78%3.2k-29.4%
Other theft crime →6.0%18. lowest69%3.0k-4.6%
Burglary crime →3.3%21. lowest69%1.6k6.5%
Vehicle crime →2.9%18. lowest41%1.4k29.0%
Drugs crime →2.2%33. lowest73%1.1k9.6%
Bicycle theft crime →2.2%12. highest179%1.1k6.1%
Other crime →1.6%39. lowest78%80313.4%
Possession of weapons crime →0.7%32. lowest74%37714.2%
Theft from the person crime →0.4%23. lowest18%224-16.1%
Robbery crime →0.4%20. lowest30%21410.9%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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York crime rate by crime statistic

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

York crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticYork postcode area crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour18.816.1
Bicycle theft2.01.1
Burglary3.04.3
Criminal damage and arson7.37.8
Drugs2.02.8
Other crime1.51.9
Other theft5.58.0
Possession of weapons0.70.9
Public order5.97.6
Robbery0.41.3
Shoplifting8.07.5
Theft from the person0.42.2
Vehicle crime2.66.3
Violent crime33.335.4

York crime rate comparison map

York crime rate comparison map

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