Taunton crime stats

April 2021 - March 2022

Most crimes, 11.5k crimes were violent crimes which is 39.5% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 99% of national crime rate. Bicycle theft crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 44.8% over the last twelve months.Taunton 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 125% of national crime rate which puts Taunton on 23. position out of 94 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 12.7% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 3.7k cases and has increased by 15.6% when compared year-over-year in the period of April 2021 - March 2022.

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Public order crime

125%

of national crime rate

23.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

12.7%

of all crimes

3.7k

crimes committed

15.6%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

99%

of national crime rate

43.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

9.0%

of all crimes

2.6k

crimes committed

8.7%

annual change

Violent crime

99%

of national crime rate

44.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

39.5%

of all crimes

11.5k

crimes committed

26.8%

annual change

Other crime

86%

of national crime rate

43.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

1.6%

of all crimes

477

crimes committed

26.5%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

84%

of national crime rate

39.

highest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

1.1%

of all crimes

333

crimes committed

44.8%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

82%

of national crime rate

28.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

3.9%

of all crimes

1.1k

crimes committed

15.6%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

81%

of national crime rate

22.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

18.4%

of all crimes

5.4k

crimes committed

-14.7%

annual change

Other theft crime

71%

of national crime rate

14.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

5.3%

of all crimes

1.6k

crimes committed

2.9%

annual change

Burglary crime

66%

of national crime rate

19.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

3.0%

of all crimes

869

crimes committed

-3.7%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

63%

of national crime rate

16.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

150

crimes committed

6.4%

annual change

Drugs crime

49%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

1.5%

of all crimes

438

crimes committed

-6.8%

annual change

Robbery crime

48%

of national crime rate

33.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

154

crimes committed

-6.7%

annual change

Vehicle crime

41%

of national crime rate

17.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

2.6%

of all crimes

748

crimes committed

2.2%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

17%

of national crime rate

8.

lowest crime rate out of 94 postcode areas

0.3%

of all crimes

74

crimes committed

7.2%

annual change

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