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Crimes per 1,000 population (2009/10)

dark brown  >250

brown 128 - 249.9

mid brown 80 - 127.9

light brown 64 - 79.9

pale brown 50 - 63.9

very pale brown 30 - 49.9

white <30

Areas with the highest reported crime levels per 1,000 population are the City of London and Westminster, but low residential populations are likely to have skewed these figures. Other areas with high rates include other inner London boroughs such as Islington, Camden and Newham and Manchester, Reading and Nottingham. The area with the lowest crime rate is the Isles of Scilly.