Reading crime stats

March 2020 - February 2021

Most crimes, 20.1k crimes were violent crimes which is 35.0% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 82% of national crime rate. Public order crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 38.8% 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 17% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2020 - February 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

-17.0%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

99%

of national crime rate

46.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

545

crimes committed

12.1%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

86%

of national crime rate

24.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

9.2%

of all crimes

5.3k

crimes committed

-17.0%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

85%

of national crime rate

26.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

1.0%

of all crimes

577

crimes committed

-32.4%

annual change

Drugs crime

83%

of national crime rate

46.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.7%

of all crimes

2.1k

crimes committed

28.5%

annual change

Violent crime

82%

of national crime rate

24.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

35.0%

of all crimes

20.1k

crimes committed

5.5%

annual change

Other theft crime

80%

of national crime rate

21.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

6.3%

of all crimes

3.6k

crimes committed

-28.4%

annual change

Vehicle crime

80%

of national crime rate

48.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

6.1%

of all crimes

3.5k

crimes committed

-24.2%

annual change

Burglary crime

79%

of national crime rate

32.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

4.8%

of all crimes

2.8k

crimes committed

-26.5%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

76%

of national crime rate

15.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.9%

of all crimes

2.3k

crimes committed

-34.7%

annual change

Public order crime

74%

of national crime rate

24.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

7.7%

of all crimes

4.4k

crimes committed

38.8%

annual change

Other crime

72%

of national crime rate

23.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

1.7%

of all crimes

976

crimes committed

7.8%

annual change

Robbery crime

56%

of national crime rate

43.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

431

crimes committed

-25.7%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

38%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

16.6%

of all crimes

9.5k

crimes committed

8.2%

annual change

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