Public order offences in Oldham increase by 39% in a year, theft from person by 19%

Oldham crime statistics for the rolling year from June 2015 to the end of June 2016 published today. Public order offences up 39%, theft from person up 19%, violence without injury up 18%, criminal damage and arson up 6%, sexual offences up 5%. Drug offences saw the largest decrease with 20% fewer crimes.