Colchester crime stats

September 2020 - August 2021

Most crimes, 18.6k crimes were violent crimes which is 39.4% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 146% of national crime rate. Antisocial behaviour crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 9.3% over the last twelve months.Colchester crime statistics
The category of "violent crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Violent crime" rate is at 146% of national crime rate which puts Colchester on 10. position out of 99 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Violent crime" makes up 39.4% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "violent crime" is 18.6k cases and has increased by 4.0% when compared year-over-year in the period of September 2020 - August 2021.

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Violent crime

146%

of national crime rate

10.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

39.4%

of all crimes

18.6k

crimes committed

4.0%

annual change

Public order crime

130%

of national crime rate

22.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

8.9%

of all crimes

4.2k

crimes committed

4.0%

annual change

Drugs crime

127%

of national crime rate

19.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.2%

of all crimes

1.5k

crimes committed

-12.1%

annual change

Other crime

117%

of national crime rate

31.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

1.7%

of all crimes

786

crimes committed

-6.8%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

116%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

7.6%

of all crimes

3.6k

crimes committed

-10.9%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

110%

of national crime rate

37.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

287

crimes committed

-14.6%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

107%

of national crime rate

42.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

23.3%

of all crimes

11.0k

crimes committed

9.3%

annual change

Other theft crime

98%

of national crime rate

50.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

4.8%

of all crimes

2.3k

crimes committed

-10.0%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

96%

of national crime rate

43.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.1%

of all crimes

1.5k

crimes committed

-15.9%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

87%

of national crime rate

37.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

418

crimes committed

-14.3%

annual change

Burglary crime

81%

of national crime rate

35.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

2.7%

of all crimes

1.3k

crimes committed

-34.6%

annual change

Vehicle crime

69%

of national crime rate

36.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.1%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

-23.3%

annual change

Robbery crime

53%

of national crime rate

38.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.4%

of all crimes

193

crimes committed

-10.6%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

41%

of national crime rate

38.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.3%

of all crimes

161

crimes committed

-27.8%

annual change

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