Watford crime stats

June 2020 - May 2021

Most crimes, 6.8k crimes were violent crimes which is 27.6% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 85% of national crime rate. Watford crime statistics
The category of "vehicle crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Vehicle crime" rate is at 160% of national crime rate which puts Watford on 18. position out of 99 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Vehicle crime" makes up 8.8% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "vehicle crime" is 2.2k cases and has decreased by 7.1% when compared year-over-year in the period of June 2020 - May 2021.

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Vehicle crime

160%

of national crime rate

18.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

8.8%

of all crimes

2.2k

crimes committed

-7.1%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

150%

of national crime rate

9.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

5.9%

of all crimes

1.5k

crimes committed

-17.3%

annual change

Other theft crime

132%

of national crime rate

16.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

7.6%

of all crimes

1.9k

crimes committed

-13.5%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

107%

of national crime rate

40.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

184

crimes committed

-1.1%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

105%

of national crime rate

25.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

1.4%

of all crimes

340

crimes committed

-35.8%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

93%

of national crime rate

24.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.9%

of all crimes

211

crimes committed

-44.5%

annual change

Other crime

90%

of national crime rate

50.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

1.6%

of all crimes

394

crimes committed

-0.8%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

89%

of national crime rate

31.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

7.1%

of all crimes

1.8k

crimes committed

-3.7%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

89%

of national crime rate

42.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

25.5%

of all crimes

6.3k

crimes committed

0.5%

annual change

Drugs crime

88%

of national crime rate

49.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

2.8%

of all crimes

700

crimes committed

-12.3%

annual change

Burglary crime

87%

of national crime rate

41.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

3.7%

of all crimes

916

crimes committed

-25.9%

annual change

Violent crime

85%

of national crime rate

26.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

27.6%

of all crimes

6.8k

crimes committed

0.7%

annual change

Public order crime

70%

of national crime rate

18.

lowest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

5.6%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

-0.4%

annual change

Robbery crime

68%

of national crime rate

47.

highest crime rate out of 99 postcode areas

0.7%

of all crimes

163

crimes committed

-40.9%

annual change

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