During 2021, England & Wales's police forces received 1,416,946 crime reports about anti-social behaviour. This is a decrease of 24% from 2020's figure of 1,752,174 reports of anti-social behaviour, giving an overall crime rate of 24 per 1,000 people in 2021 and a rate of 29 per 1,000 people for 2020.
The most dangerous cities for anti-social behaviour are Westminster, Belfast City, and Tower Hamlets, with crime rates of 60, 59, and 56 per 1,000 residents respectively. The most dangerous region for anti-social behaviour is Fermanagh, which recorded a anti-social behaviour rate of 57 offences per 1,000 people in 2021. The second most dangerous area for anti-social behaviour is Armagh, with a crime rate of 48, followed by Lancashire in third, with a anti-social behaviour rate of 48 per 1,000 residents.
The safest area in England and Wales for anti-social behaviour is Reading, which had a crime rate of 11 in 2021. Next safest is Milton Keynes, followed by Wolverhampton in third place, with crime rates per 1,000 residents of 11 and 12 respectively.
|4||Newcastle upon Tyne||55.02|
|Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents|
|7||Tyne & Wear||36.87|
Last updated: 22 Mar 2021