Tyrone Crime Statistics

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Tyrone is among the top 20 safest counties in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland. The overall crime rate in Tyrone in 2021 was 61 crimes per 1,000 people, and the most common crimes were violence and sexual offences, which happened to roughly every 31 out of 1,000 residents.

Out of all of Tyrone's larger towns and cities, Strabane is the most dangerous. The next most dangerous is Dungannon, and Cookstown comes in as third most dangerous. There are safer parts of Tyrone, starting with Omagh Town which ranks as the safest area in Tyrone, followed up by Cookstown in second place, and Dungannon in third place.

Tyrone Crime Map

Incidents mapped in Tyrone represent the time frame between April 2019 and March 2022. Each point on the map represents an area where crimes have been recorded locally.

Last updated: 09 Apr, 2021

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Tyrone Crime Summary

Anti-Social Behaviour3,59744.66
Bicycle Theft170.21
Criminal Damage and Arson86210.70
Other Crime1431.78
Other Theft3424.25
Possession of Weapons560.70
Public Order470.58
Theft From the Person70.09
Vehicle Crime1061.32
Violence and Sexual Offences2,50731.13

Tyrone's Population Centres

NameTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference from Tyrone
Cookstown64255 10% safer
Dungannon97368 10% more dangerous
Omagh Town1,01752 18% safer
Strabane93571 14% more dangerous

Crime Trends in Tyrone

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Anti-Social Behaviour40395045 Getting worse
Bicycle Theft0. Getting worse
Burglary2. Safer
Criminal Damage and Arson11121111 Safer
Drugs3.64.64.35 Getting worse
Other Crime1. Safer
Other Theft653.94.2 Safer
Possession of Weapons0.530.460.580.70 Getting worse
Public Order0.170.570.700.58 Getting worse
Robbery (inc. mugging)0.340.290.220.17 Safer
Shoplifting4.453.73.3 Safer
Theft From the Person (inc. pickpocketing)0.220.370.070.09 Safer
Vehicle Crime1. Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences24262631 Getting worse
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