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West Bromwich crime stats

The overall crime rate in West Bromwich city is 136.1 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 4.8k crimes were violent crimes which is 41.9% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 161% of national crime rate. Burglary crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 42.6% over the last twelve months.The category of "possession of weapons crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Possession of weapons crime" rate is at 257% of national crime rate which puts West Bromwich on 3. position out of 99 England's and Wales' cities in this crime category. "Possession of weapons crime" makes up 1.7% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "possession of weapons crime" is 200 cases and has decreased by 21.9% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

West Bromwich crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (99 cities)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime41.9%16. highest161%4.8k-11.5%
Vehicle crime8.2%8. highest177%939-5.4%
Criminal damage and arson crime7.6%42. highest133%871-5.7%
Public order crime7.3%51. highest130%831-27.6%
Shoplifting crime6.9%36. lowest124%78620.9%
Other theft crime6.0%42. lowest102%691-6.4%
Antisocial behaviour crime6.0%4. lowest50%68424.1%
Burglary crime5.8%7. highest183%66642.6%
Drugs crime3.0%31. highest145%339-10.1%
Robbery crime2.3%4. highest236%2615.7%
Possession of weapons crime1.7%3. highest257%200-21.9%
Other crime1.7%47. highest123%193-1.5%
Theft from the person crime1.3%14. highest80%151-24.9%
Bicycle theft crime0.4%12. lowest47%44-34.3%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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West Bromwich crime rate by crime statistic

This graph compares crime rate in West Bromwich city to the national crime rate for each crime statistic.

West Bromwich crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticWest Bromwich city crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour8.116.1
Bicycle theft0.51.1
Burglary7.94.3
Criminal damage and arson10.37.8
Drugs4.02.8
Other crime2.31.9
Other theft8.28.0
Possession of weapons2.40.9
Public order9.97.6
Robbery3.11.3
Shoplifting9.37.5
Theft from the person1.82.2
Vehicle crime11.26.3
Violent crime57.035.4

West Bromwich crime rate comparison map

West Bromwich crime rate comparison map

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