Somerset crime stats

April 2021 - March 2022

Most crimes, 28.4k crimes were violent crimes which is 37.4% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 86% of national crime rate. Other crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 26.7% over the last twelve months.Somerset crime statistics
The category of "public order crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Public order crime" rate is at 111% of national crime rate which puts Somerset on 24. position out of 53 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 12.3% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 9.4k cases and has increased by 13.9% when compared year-over-year in the period of April 2021 - March 2022.

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Public order crime

111%

of national crime rate

24.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

12.3%

of all crimes

9.4k

crimes committed

13.9%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

91%

of national crime rate

18.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

9.1%

of all crimes

6.9k

crimes committed

10.1%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

87%

of national crime rate

22.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

4.5%

of all crimes

3.5k

crimes committed

26.4%

annual change

Violent crime

86%

of national crime rate

13.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

37.4%

of all crimes

28.4k

crimes committed

23.9%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

74%

of national crime rate

15.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

18.5%

of all crimes

14.1k

crimes committed

-17.8%

annual change

Other crime

73%

of national crime rate

10.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

1.5%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

26.7%

annual change

Burglary crime

71%

of national crime rate

19.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

3.5%

of all crimes

2.7k

crimes committed

-5.3%

annual change

Other theft crime

71%

of national crime rate

7.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

5.8%

of all crimes

4.4k

crimes committed

8.4%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

63%

of national crime rate

24.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.9%

of all crimes

718

crimes committed

11.3%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

54%

of national crime rate

6.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.5%

of all crimes

369

crimes committed

-0.8%

annual change

Vehicle crime

53%

of national crime rate

16.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

3.6%

of all crimes

2.8k

crimes committed

-2.3%

annual change

Robbery crime

50%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.6%

of all crimes

463

crimes committed

3.3%

annual change

Drugs crime

41%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

1.3%

of all crimes

1.0k

crimes committed

-22.9%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

21%

of national crime rate

10.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.4%

of all crimes

268

crimes committed

19.1%

annual change

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