RECENT crime figures in Pembroke Dock, Pembroke, and the surrounding area have seen an increase month-on-month, the latest figures from Dyfed-Powys Police have revealed.

Crime figures reported in Pembroke Dock increased month-on-month, from 112 in September to 122 in October, while the Pembroke area increased from 75 in September to 96 in October.

Pembroke Dock saw incidents of antisocial behaviour at a standstill month-on-month at 48, while Pembroke increased from 31-45.

Offences recorded in Pembroke Dock in October included 16 criminal damage or arson, up from seven; 29 violence offences, up from 25; six shoplifting, down from seven; three other theft; two possession of weapons; four burglary, down from five; and 10 drugs offences, up from three.

The Pembroke area saw four criminal damage, down from 12; 22 violence-related offences; two burglary, down from three; four drugs, up from one; one vehicle crime, down from two; five shoplifting; seven other theft; and two burglary, down from three.

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