Luton crime stats

September 2020 - August 2021

Most crimes, 10.7k crimes were violent crimes which is 30.5% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 103% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 21.4% 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 155% of national crime rate which puts Luton on 19. position out of 99 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Vehicle crime" makes up 7.6% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "vehicle crime" is 2.7k cases and has decreased by 28.4% when compared year-over-year in the period of September 2020 - August 2021.

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Vehicle crime

155%

of national crime rate

19.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

7.6%

of all crimes

2.7k

crimes committed

-28.4%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

135%

of national crime rate

13.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

289

crimes committed

21.4%

annual change

Public order crime

117%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

8.8%

of all crimes

3.1k

crimes committed

6.2%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

116%

of national crime rate

26.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

4.2%

of all crimes

1.5k

crimes committed

-6.8%

annual change

Other theft crime

111%

of national crime rate

31.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

6.0%

of all crimes

2.1k

crimes committed

-16.7%

annual change

Robbery crime

108%

of national crime rate

25.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

320

crimes committed

-31.6%

annual change

Drugs crime

108%

of national crime rate

31.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.0%

of all crimes

1.0k

crimes committed

8.4%

annual change

Other crime

108%

of national crime rate

35.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

1.7%

of all crimes

594

crimes committed

14.2%

annual change

Burglary crime

107%

of national crime rate

33.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.9%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

-37.0%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

104%

of national crime rate

43.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

7.4%

of all crimes

2.6k

crimes committed

-13.2%

annual change

Violent crime

103%

of national crime rate

41.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

30.5%

of all crimes

10.7k

crimes committed

2.8%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

98%

of national crime rate

48.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

23.3%

of all crimes

8.2k

crimes committed

-0.4%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

91%

of national crime rate

36.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

1.0%

of all crimes

359

crimes committed

-19.0%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

83%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

264

crimes committed

-30.0%

annual change

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