Taunton crime stats

September 2020 - August 2021

Most crimes, 9.9k crimes were violent crimes which is 36.7% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 97% of national crime rate. Other crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 23.8% 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 131% of national crime rate which puts Taunton on 21. position out of 99 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 12.6% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 3.4k cases and has increased by 3.4% when compared year-over-year in the period of September 2020 - August 2021.

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Public order crime

131%

of national crime rate

21.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

12.6%

of all crimes

3.4k

crimes committed

3.4%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

99%

of national crime rate

48.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

9.1%

of all crimes

2.4k

crimes committed

-6.2%

annual change

Violent crime

97%

of national crime rate

45.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

36.7%

of all crimes

9.9k

crimes committed

9.0%

annual change

Other theft crime

82%

of national crime rate

28.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

5.6%

of all crimes

1.5k

crimes committed

-13.1%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

79%

of national crime rate

23.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.6%

of all crimes

982

crimes committed

-22.9%

annual change

Other crime

73%

of national crime rate

22.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

1.5%

of all crimes

396

crimes committed

23.8%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

70%

of national crime rate

24.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

21.4%

of all crimes

5.8k

crimes committed

-11.5%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

67%

of national crime rate

13.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

140

crimes committed

-2.8%

annual change

Burglary crime

65%

of national crime rate

16.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.1%

of all crimes

834

crimes committed

-38.8%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

55%

of national crime rate

34.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.8%

of all crimes

214

crimes committed

-15.7%

annual change

Drugs crime

47%

of national crime rate

7.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

1.7%

of all crimes

453

crimes committed

3.2%

annual change

Robbery crime

44%

of national crime rate

28.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.5%

of all crimes

127

crimes committed

-43.3%

annual change

Vehicle crime

42%

of national crime rate

14.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

2.6%

of all crimes

704

crimes committed

-32.9%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

23%

of national crime rate

13.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.3%

of all crimes

71

crimes committed

-33.0%

annual change

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