Essex crime stats

May 2021 - April 2022

Most crimes, 80.6k crimes were violent crimes which is 40.9% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 134% of national crime rate. Theft from the person crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 62.9% over the last twelve months.Essex 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 134% of national crime rate which puts Essex on 4. position out of 53 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Violent crime" makes up 40.9% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "violent crime" is 80.6k cases and has increased by 13.6% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2021 - April 2022.

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Violent crime

134%

of national crime rate

4.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

40.9%

of all crimes

80.6k

crimes committed

13.6%

annual change

Vehicle crime

123%

of national crime rate

5.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

5.9%

of all crimes

11.7k

crimes committed

10.8%

annual change

Public order crime

120%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

9.2%

of all crimes

18.2k

crimes committed

11.0%

annual change

Other crime

119%

of national crime rate

15.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

1.7%

of all crimes

3.4k

crimes committed

-0.6%

annual change

Drugs crime

117%

of national crime rate

5.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

2.7%

of all crimes

5.3k

crimes committed

-24.0%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

117%

of national crime rate

15.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

4.4%

of all crimes

8.6k

crimes committed

26.4%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

112%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

7.8%

of all crimes

15.4k

crimes committed

6.4%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

112%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

8.7%

annual change

Other theft crime

103%

of national crime rate

11.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

6.1%

of all crimes

11.9k

crimes committed

23.5%

annual change

Burglary crime

97%

of national crime rate

19.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

3.4%

of all crimes

6.7k

crimes committed

4.8%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

91%

of national crime rate

22.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.9%

of all crimes

1.9k

crimes committed

2.9%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

89%

of national crime rate

22.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

14.9%

of all crimes

29.4k

crimes committed

-50.3%

annual change

Robbery crime

84%

of national crime rate

9.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

8.2%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

55%

of national crime rate

13.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

1.3k

crimes committed

62.9%

annual change

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