Luton crime stats

April 2021 - March 2022

Most crimes, 11.0k crimes were violent crimes which is 31.8% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 93% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 43.2% over the last twelve months.Luton crime statistics
The category of "vehicle crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Vehicle crime" rate is at 144% of national crime rate which puts Luton on 18. position out of 94 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Vehicle crime" makes up 7.7% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "vehicle crime" is 2.7k cases and has decreased by 3.2% when compared year-over-year in the period of April 2021 - March 2022.

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Vehicle crime

144%

of national crime rate

18.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

7.7%

of all crimes

2.7k

crimes committed

-3.2%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

144%

of national crime rate

10.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

1.0%

of all crimes

348

crimes committed

43.2%

annual change

Drugs crime

118%

of national crime rate

24.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

3.1%

of all crimes

1.1k

crimes committed

-3.0%

annual change

Other crime

112%

of national crime rate

32.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

1.8%

of all crimes

633

crimes committed

12.8%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

110%

of national crime rate

39.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

21.4%

of all crimes

7.4k

crimes committed

-16.7%

annual change

Burglary crime

105%

of national crime rate

35.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

4.1%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

-8.6%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

105%

of national crime rate

34.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

4.3%

of all crimes

1.5k

crimes committed

16.8%

annual change

Robbery crime

101%

of national crime rate

26.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

1.0%

of all crimes

330

crimes committed

-1.5%

annual change

Public order crime

101%

of national crime rate

39.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

8.8%

of all crimes

3.0k

crimes committed

2.2%

annual change

Other theft crime

100%

of national crime rate

40.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

6.4%

of all crimes

2.2k

crimes committed

10.7%

annual change

Violent crime

93%

of national crime rate

38.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

31.8%

of all crimes

11.0k

crimes committed

6.3%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

90%

of national crime rate

35.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

7.0%

of all crimes

2.4k

crimes committed

-8.5%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

68%

of national crime rate

45.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

277

crimes committed

-30.6%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

61%

of national crime rate

31.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

277

crimes committed

2.2%

annual change

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