FIGURES released by show a rise in crime in the Burnham area.

All crime in the area rose by ten in the space of one month – from 38 incidents in May to 48 in June – with anti-social behaviour being one of the main concerns.

Criminal damage and arson, along with public order offences, have risen while other areas such as shoplifting, burglary, vehicle crime and drug offences have decreased within the four-week period.