Chester crime stats

November 2020 - October 2021

Most crimes, 24.9k crimes were violent crimes which is 37.2% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 118% of national crime rate. Public order crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 19.8% over the last twelve months.Chester 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 150% of national crime rate which puts Chester on 12. position out of 99 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 12.1% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 8.1k cases and has increased by 19.8% when compared year-over-year in the period of November 2020 - October 2021.

For further details,
click on the crime name with '→'

Public order crime

150%

of national crime rate

12.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

12.1%

of all crimes

8.1k

crimes committed

19.8%

annual change

Violent crime

118%

of national crime rate

28.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

37.2%

of all crimes

24.9k

crimes committed

9.9%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

113%

of national crime rate

32.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

8.4%

of all crimes

5.6k

crimes committed

0.6%

annual change

Other crime

109%

of national crime rate

37.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

1.8%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

13.7%

annual change

Drugs crime

107%

of national crime rate

34.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.0%

of all crimes

2.0k

crimes committed

-4.5%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

97%

of national crime rate

47.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

22.9%

of all crimes

15.3k

crimes committed

-11.2%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

87%

of national crime rate

33.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.3%

of all crimes

2.2k

crimes committed

-25.1%

annual change

Other theft crime

77%

of national crime rate

21.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

4.4%

of all crimes

3.0k

crimes committed

-5.2%

annual change

Burglary crime

71%

of national crime rate

24.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

2.7%

of all crimes

1.8k

crimes committed

-14.8%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

65%

of national crime rate

13.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.4%

of all crimes

271

crimes committed

-27.2%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

63%

of national crime rate

43.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

478

crimes committed

0.2%

annual change

Robbery crime

48%

of national crime rate

30.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.4%

of all crimes

274

crimes committed

1.9%

annual change

Vehicle crime

46%

of national crime rate

18.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

2.3%

of all crimes

1.6k

crimes committed

-13.9%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

36%

of national crime rate

32.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.4%

of all crimes

241

crimes committed

-9.7%

annual change

Other reports for Chester postcode area

energy costs

population statistics

home energy certificates

home features

property prices

salary and unemployment

Homeimage/svg+xmlOpencliparteco green house icon2012-05-29T15:40:56https://openclipart.org/detail/170282/eco-green-house-icon-by-cybergedeondominiquechappardecologygreenhomehouseicon