Ipswich crime stats

The overall crime rate in Ipswich postcode area is 69.1 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 17.0k crimes were violent crimes which is 41.7% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 82% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 14.2% over the last twelve months.The category of "other crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Other crime" rate is at 95% of national crime rate which puts Ipswich on 49. position out of 99 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Other crime" makes up 2.6% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "other crime" is 1.1k cases and has decreased by 2.9% when compared year-over-year in the period of June 2023 - May 2024.

Ipswich crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (99 postcode areas)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →41.7%24. lowest82%17.0k-10.8%
Antisocial behaviour crime →11.7%4. lowest52%4.8k-22.0%
Criminal damage and arson crime →9.5%28. lowest86%3.9k-4.8%
Public order crime →7.8%16. lowest72%3.2k-19.6%
Other theft crime →7.0%10. lowest61%2.8k-4.4%
Shoplifting crime →6.7%12. lowest62%2.8k5.8%
Vehicle crime →3.6%14. lowest41%1.5k-7.9%
Burglary crime →3.6%12. lowest58%1.5k3.0%
Other crime →2.6%49. highest95%1.1k-2.9%
Drugs crime →2.5%15. lowest64%1.0k-2.4%
Possession of weapons crime →1.2%45. highest93%50814.2%
Bicycle theft crime →0.9%29. lowest58%371-28.2%
Theft from the person crime →0.6%25. lowest21%264-15.1%
Robbery crime →0.4%10. lowest24%181-15.0%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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Ipswich crime rate by crime statistic

This graph compares crime rate in Ipswich postcode area to the national crime rate for each crime statistic.

Ipswich crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticIpswich postcode area crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour8.115.7
Bicycle theft0.61.1
Criminal damage and arson6.67.7
Other crime1.81.9
Other theft4.87.8
Possession of weapons0.90.9
Public order5.47.4
Theft from the person0.42.1
Vehicle crime2.56.2
Violent crime28.835.1

Ipswich crime rate comparison map

Ipswich crime rate comparison map

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