Dorset crime stats

April 2021 - March 2022

Most crimes, 21.7k crimes were violent crimes which is 31.8% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 80% of national crime rate. Public order crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 18.3% over the last twelve months.Dorset 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 126% of national crime rate which puts Dorset on 11. position out of 53 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Antisocial behaviour crime" makes up 28.6% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "antisocial behaviour crime" is 19.5k cases and has decreased by 28.9% when compared year-over-year in the period of April 2021 - March 2022.

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Antisocial behaviour crime

126%

of national crime rate

11.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

28.6%

of all crimes

19.5k

crimes committed

-28.9%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

125%

of national crime rate

11.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

1.7%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

3.0%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

99%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

9.0%

of all crimes

6.2k

crimes committed

4.3%

annual change

Burglary crime

90%

of national crime rate

24.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

4.0%

of all crimes

2.8k

crimes committed

0.2%

annual change

Other theft crime

87%

of national crime rate

26.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

6.5%

of all crimes

4.4k

crimes committed

14.1%

annual change

Vehicle crime

86%

of national crime rate

21.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

5.3%

of all crimes

3.7k

crimes committed

4.3%

annual change

Violent crime

80%

of national crime rate

9.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

31.8%

of all crimes

21.7k

crimes committed

9.7%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

79%

of national crime rate

14.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

3.8%

of all crimes

2.6k

crimes committed

10.1%

annual change

Public order crime

57%

of national crime rate

6.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

5.7%

of all crimes

3.9k

crimes committed

18.3%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

50%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.4%

of all crimes

280

crimes committed

-6.7%

annual change

Robbery crime

50%

of national crime rate

26.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.5%

of all crimes

374

crimes committed

13.0%

annual change

Drugs crime

48%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

1.4%

of all crimes

988

crimes committed

-20.5%

annual change

Other crime

35%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

460

crimes committed

-5.5%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

27%

of national crime rate

20.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.4%

of all crimes

282

crimes committed

2.9%

annual change

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