Kingston upon Thames crime stats

April 2024

Most crimes, 11.9k crimes were violent crimes which is 28.8% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 66% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 38.5% over the last twelve months.Kingston upon Thames crime statistics
Crime categoryShare of all crimesRanking (95 postcode areas)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →28.8%3. lowest66%11.9k-0.3%
Antisocial behaviour crime →17.5%41. lowest90%7.2k-14.4%
Other theft crime →8.9%44. lowest91%3.6k-8.1%
Vehicle crime →8.7%34. highest114%3.6k3.9%
Public order crime →7.7%24. lowest80%3.2k-8.2%
Criminal damage and arson crime →7.1%9. lowest72%2.9k-1.3%
Shoplifting crime →5.7%10. lowest64%2.3k38.5%
Burglary crime →4.8%44. lowest92%2.0k-3.9%
Drugs crime →3.7%36. highest110%1.5k-11.1%
Bicycle theft crime →2.8%6. highest208%1.2k-14.8%
Theft from the person crime →1.6%25. highest67%660-11.2%
Other crime →1.4%14. lowest61%563-9.3%
Robbery crime →0.7%31. lowest48%307-18.4%
Possession of weapons crime →0.6%13. lowest55%25811.7%
Crime categoryShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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The category of "bicycle theft crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Bicycle theft crime" rate is at 208% of national crime rate which puts Kingston upon Thames on 6. position out of 95 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Bicycle theft crime" makes up 2.8% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "bicycle theft crime" is 1.2k cases and has decreased by 14.8% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2023 - February 2024.

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