Shrewsbury crime stats

December 2020 - November 2021

Most crimes, 10.0k crimes were violent crimes which is 47.1% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 89% of national crime rate. Public order crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 55.9% over the last twelve months.Shrewsbury crime statistics
The category of "violent crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Violent crime" rate is at 89% of national crime rate which puts Shrewsbury on 31. position out of 99 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Violent crime" makes up 47.1% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "violent crime" is 10.0k cases and has increased by 18.4% when compared year-over-year in the period of December 2020 - November 2021.

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Violent crime

89%

of national crime rate

31.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

47.1%

of all crimes

10.0k

crimes committed

18.4%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

81%

of national crime rate

33.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

178

crimes committed

-9.2%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

80%

of national crime rate

25.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

5.1%

of all crimes

1.1k

crimes committed

-5.3%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

79%

of national crime rate

15.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

9.9%

of all crimes

2.1k

crimes committed

-3.3%

annual change

Burglary crime

76%

of national crime rate

32.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

4.7%

of all crimes

993

crimes committed

-13.2%

annual change

Drugs crime

74%

of national crime rate

27.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.4%

of all crimes

725

crimes committed

-11.5%

annual change

Other theft crime

72%

of national crime rate

15.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

7.0%

of all crimes

1.5k

crimes committed

3.9%

annual change

Public order crime

71%

of national crime rate

23.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

9.7%

of all crimes

2.1k

crimes committed

55.9%

annual change

Other crime

68%

of national crime rate

18.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

1.8%

of all crimes

387

crimes committed

10.3%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

38%

of national crime rate

19.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

154

crimes committed

13.2%

annual change

Vehicle crime

33%

of national crime rate

9.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

2.7%

of all crimes

574

crimes committed

-23.3%

annual change

Robbery crime

24%

of national crime rate

6.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.3%

of all crimes

72

crimes committed

-1.4%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

18%

of national crime rate

8.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.3%

of all crimes

68

crimes committed

-28.4%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

17%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

6.4%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

-82.2%

annual change

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