Dorchester crime stats

April 2021 - March 2022

Most crimes, 5.4k crimes were violent crimes which is 34.4% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 70% of national crime rate. Bicycle theft crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 33.3% over the last twelve months.Dorchester crime statistics
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 108% of national crime rate which puts Dorchester on 41. position out of 94 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Antisocial behaviour crime" makes up 30.5% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "antisocial behaviour crime" is 4.8k cases and has decreased by 28.7% when compared year-over-year in the period of April 2021 - March 2022.

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Antisocial behaviour crime

108%

of national crime rate

41.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

30.5%

of all crimes

4.8k

crimes committed

-28.7%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

87%

of national crime rate

31.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

9.8%

of all crimes

1.5k

crimes committed

15.4%

annual change

Violent crime

70%

of national crime rate

9.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

34.4%

of all crimes

5.4k

crimes committed

12.6%

annual change

Other theft crime

63%

of national crime rate

7.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

5.9%

of all crimes

917

crimes committed

1.4%

annual change

Burglary crime

55%

of national crime rate

8.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

3.1%

of all crimes

484

crimes committed

11.0%

annual change

Public order crime

52%

of national crime rate

6.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

6.5%

of all crimes

1.0k

crimes committed

27.3%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

49%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

2.9%

of all crimes

456

crimes committed

27.4%

annual change

Drugs crime

47%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

1.8%

of all crimes

277

crimes committed

-23.1%

annual change

Other crime

40%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

146

crimes committed

-11.0%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

38%

of national crime rate

2.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.4%

of all crimes

60

crimes committed

-14.3%

annual change

Vehicle crime

36%

of national crime rate

14.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

2.8%

of all crimes

438

crimes committed

-3.7%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

35%

of national crime rate

12.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.6%

of all crimes

92

crimes committed

33.3%

annual change

Robbery crime

17%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.2%

of all crimes

37

crimes committed

2.8%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

11%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.2%

of all crimes

32

crimes committed

-28.9%

annual change

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