Reading crime stats

June 2020 - May 2021

Most crimes, 21.4k crimes were violent crimes which is 35.5% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 84% of national crime rate. Public order crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 59.9% over the last twelve months.Reading crime statistics
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 129% of national crime rate which puts Reading on 20. position out of 99 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Bicycle theft crime" makes up 2.2% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "bicycle theft crime" is 1.3k cases and has decreased by 5.4% when compared year-over-year in the period of June 2020 - May 2021.

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Bicycle theft crime

129%

of national crime rate

20.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

2.2%

of all crimes

1.3k

crimes committed

-5.4%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

101%

of national crime rate

47.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

549

crimes committed

10.9%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

87%

of national crime rate

25.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

9.0%

of all crimes

5.4k

crimes committed

-10.5%

annual change

Drugs crime

87%

of national crime rate

48.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.7%

of all crimes

2.2k

crimes committed

29.6%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

86%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

1.0%

of all crimes

615

crimes committed

-21.7%

annual change

Other theft crime

84%

of national crime rate

29.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

6.3%

of all crimes

3.8k

crimes committed

-16.7%

annual change

Violent crime

84%

of national crime rate

24.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

35.5%

of all crimes

21.4k

crimes committed

10.2%

annual change

Vehicle crime

83%

of national crime rate

49.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

6.0%

of all crimes

3.6k

crimes committed

-15.5%

annual change

Public order crime

83%

of national crime rate

36.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

8.7%

of all crimes

5.2k

crimes committed

59.9%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

80%

of national crime rate

19.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

4.1%

of all crimes

2.5k

crimes committed

-19.3%

annual change

Burglary crime

77%

of national crime rate

31.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

4.3%

of all crimes

2.6k

crimes committed

-29.0%

annual change

Other crime

71%

of national crime rate

19.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

1.6%

of all crimes

980

crimes committed

6.9%

annual change

Robbery crime

54%

of national crime rate

42.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

415

crimes committed

-24.0%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

43%

of national crime rate

9.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

16.1%

of all crimes

9.7k

crimes committed

10.0%

annual change

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