THE latest crime figures released by police show there were 25 crimes in the Lyme Regis area during December 2020.
These figures compare to 27 crimes the previous month and 34 in December 2019.
From the 25 recorded incidents, 16 took place in Lyme Regis, eight in the Charmouth area, one in Wootton Fitzpaine and none in Uplyme.
In Lyme Regis, crimes included nine incidents of anti-social behaviour, three of violence or sexual offences, two thefts, and two listed as ‘other crime’.
In Charmouth, reported crimes included five incidents of anti-social behaviour, one of criminal damage and arson, one theft, and one ‘other crime’. There was also one public order offence Wootton Fitzpaine.
Crime figures for January 2021 have not yet been released.
For more details on the latest figures, visit www.police.uk and use the Crime Map tool to search incidents by individual towns and streets.