Devon crime stats

November 2023

Most crimes, 3.2k crimes were violent crimes which is 39.5% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 8% of national crime rate. Devon crime statistics
Crime categoryShare of all crimesRanking (54 counties)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →39.5%2. lowest8%3.2k-90.4%
Antisocial behaviour crime →19.0%2. lowest8%1.6k-92.0%
Criminal damage and arson crime →8.8%1. lowest8%724-91.1%
Public order crime →7.0%2. lowest6%578-89.0%
Other theft crime →7.0%2. lowest6%574-88.2%
Shoplifting crime →4.5%2. lowest5%370-89.5%
Drugs crime →3.7%2. lowest10%302-89.4%
Vehicle crime →2.8%2. lowest3%227-90.3%
Burglary crime →2.5%2. lowest4%202-91.1%
Other crime →1.8%2. lowest7%145-92.0%
Possession of weapons crime →1.3%2. lowest10%104-88.0%
Bicycle theft crime →1.1%2. lowest7%93-80.7%
Theft from the person crime →0.6%2. lowest2%53-86.6%
Robbery crime →0.5%2. lowest3%41-90.0%
Crime categoryShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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The category of "drugs crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Drugs crime" rate is at 10% of national crime rate which puts Devon on 2. position out of 54 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Drugs crime" makes up 3.7% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "drugs crime" is 302 cases and has decreased by 89.4% when compared year-over-year in the period of October 2022 - September 2023.

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