Merseyside crime stats

December 2018 - November 2019

Most crimes, 50.9k crimes were violent crimes which is 30.8% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 117% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 34.3% over the last twelve months.Merseyside crime statistics
The category of "drugs crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Drugs crime" rate is at 271% of national crime rate which puts Merseyside on 1. position out of 55 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Drugs crime" makes up 6.5% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "drugs crime" is 10.7k cases and has increased by 34.3% when compared year-over-year in the period of December 2018 - November 2019.

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Drugs crime

271%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

6.5%

of all crimes

10.7k

crimes committed

34.3%

annual change

Public order crime

127%

of national crime rate

11.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

7.9%

of all crimes

13.0k

crimes committed

0.9%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

122%

of national crime rate

12.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

9.3%

of all crimes

15.4k

crimes committed

-8.3%

annual change

Violent crime

117%

of national crime rate

10.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

30.8%

of all crimes

50.9k

crimes committed

9.0%

annual change

Other crime

116%

of national crime rate

13.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.7%

of all crimes

2.8k

crimes committed

-0.2%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

115%

of national crime rate

12.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.8%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

19.4%

annual change

Burglary crime

99%

of national crime rate

15.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.5%

of all crimes

9.1k

crimes committed

-21.1%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

97%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

18.0%

of all crimes

29.7k

crimes committed

-15.3%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

94%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

4.7%

of all crimes

7.8k

crimes committed

-10.4%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

94%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.5%

of all crimes

2.4k

crimes committed

17.4%

annual change

Vehicle crime

88%

of national crime rate

18.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.7%

of all crimes

9.4k

crimes committed

-10.8%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

87%

of national crime rate

24.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.1%

of all crimes

1.8k

crimes committed

-10.2%

annual change

Other theft crime

79%

of national crime rate

21.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.8%

of all crimes

9.6k

crimes committed

-11.2%

annual change

Robbery crime

65%

of national crime rate

15.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.8%

of all crimes

1.3k

crimes committed

-7.8%

annual change

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