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Shoplifting crimes per km2 (2012)

purple >295

black 163 - 294

very dark grey 105 - 162

dark grey 73 - 104

mid-dark grey 51 - 72

darker mid grey 36 - 50

mid grey 23 - 35

lighter mid grey 14 - 22

mid-light grey 7 - 13

light grey 3 - 6

very light grey 1 - 2

white 0

Areas with the highest shoplifting crime levels per square kilometre in northern Britain and Northern Ireland are generally in city centres such as Newcastle upon Tyne, Manchester, Nottingham, Liverpool, Leeds, Belfast, Middlesbrough, Bradford, Lincoln and Grimsby.