These are the increases in crime in Leeds in the last 12 months

How do the figures compare?

Saturday, 27th July 2019, 3:46 pm
Crime statistics

According to figures released by Police UK for June 2019, every type of crime increased in percentage since the same time in 2018. Here is each type of crime and the percentage increase in the past 12 months in Leeds city (please note photographs are for illustrative purposes):

Possession of weapons crimes reported in June 2019 rose 0.76% to 125
Other crime rose 1.16% to 191 in June 2019
Drug crime rose 2.19% to 359 in June 2019

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Robbery crimes rose 2.2% to 361 in June 2019
Bicycle Theft rose 2.71% to 445 in June 2019
Burglary rose 3.41% to 560 in June 2019
Criminal Damage and Arson rose 4.12% to 676 in June 2019
Vehicle Crime rose 5.14% to 844 in June 2019
Theft from the person rose 8.45% to 1386 in June 2019
Anti-social behaviour rose 9.69% to 1590 in June 2019
Public order rose 9.77% to 1603 in June 2019
Shoplifting rose 12.67% to 2078 in June 2019.
Other theft rose 14.13% to 2319 in June 2019
Violence and sexual offences rose 23.59% to 3870 in June 2019