Merseyside crime stats

March 2019 - February 2020

Most crimes, 52.4k crimes were violent crimes which is 31.3% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 119% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 36.5% 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 283% 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 6.8% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "drugs crime" is 11.5k cases and has increased by 36.5% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2019 - February 2020.

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Drugs crime

283%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

6.8%

of all crimes

11.5k

crimes committed

36.5%

annual change

Public order crime

130%

of national crime rate

11.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

8.0%

of all crimes

13.4k

crimes committed

0.7%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

125%

of national crime rate

9.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.8%

of all crimes

1.3k

crimes committed

22.7%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

124%

of national crime rate

11.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

9.3%

of all crimes

15.5k

crimes committed

-4.6%

annual change

Violent crime

119%

of national crime rate

9.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

31.3%

of all crimes

52.4k

crimes committed

7.4%

annual change

Other crime

115%

of national crime rate

15.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.6%

of all crimes

2.7k

crimes committed

-3.3%

annual change

Burglary crime

103%

of national crime rate

14.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.4%

of all crimes

9.0k

crimes committed

-13.5%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

98%

of national crime rate

24.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

17.6%

of all crimes

29.4k

crimes committed

-11.7%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

96%

of national crime rate

28.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

4.7%

of all crimes

7.9k

crimes committed

-7.6%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

96%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.5%

of all crimes

2.5k

crimes committed

11.9%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

89%

of national crime rate

25.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.1%

of all crimes

1.8k

crimes committed

-9.2%

annual change

Vehicle crime

87%

of national crime rate

19.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.4%

of all crimes

9.1k

crimes committed

-9.8%

annual change

Other theft crime

81%

of national crime rate

21.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.7%

of all crimes

9.6k

crimes committed

-8.2%

annual change

Robbery crime

64%

of national crime rate

13.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.8%

of all crimes

1.3k

crimes committed

-11.2%

annual change

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