Merseyside crime stats

December 2020 - November 2021

Most crimes, 61.1k crimes were violent crimes which is 36.1% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 135% of national crime rate. Public order crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 37.2% 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 281% of national crime rate which puts Merseyside on 1. position out of 54 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Drugs crime" makes up 6.6% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "drugs crime" is 11.1k cases and has decreased by 11.6% when compared year-over-year in the period of December 2020 - November 2021.

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Drugs crime

281%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

6.6%

of all crimes

11.1k

crimes committed

-11.6%

annual change

Public order crime

171%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

11.8%

of all crimes

20.0k

crimes committed

37.2%

annual change

Other crime

135%

of national crime rate

12.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

1.8%

of all crimes

3.1k

crimes committed

5.0%

annual change

Violent crime

135%

of national crime rate

5.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

36.1%

of all crimes

61.1k

crimes committed

12.5%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

126%

of national crime rate

13.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

8.0%

of all crimes

13.5k

crimes committed

-6.7%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

123%

of national crime rate

16.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

0.6%

of all crimes

1.1k

crimes committed

-21.6%

annual change

Burglary crime

123%

of national crime rate

7.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

3.9%

of all crimes

6.5k

crimes committed

-14.9%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

108%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

1.0%

of all crimes

1.6k

crimes committed

16.4%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

103%

of national crime rate

24.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

3.3%

of all crimes

5.6k

crimes committed

-8.4%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

97%

of national crime rate

19.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

0.9%

of all crimes

1.6k

crimes committed

0.6%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

92%

of national crime rate

24.

lowest crime rate out of 54 counties

17.6%

of all crimes

29.8k

crimes committed

-28.5%

annual change

Robbery crime

86%

of national crime rate

9.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

0.6%

of all crimes

1.0k

crimes committed

-9.3%

annual change

Other theft crime

84%

of national crime rate

19.

lowest crime rate out of 54 counties

4.2%

of all crimes

7.0k

crimes committed

-6.1%

annual change

Vehicle crime

83%

of national crime rate

23.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

3.5%

of all crimes

5.9k

crimes committed

-16.0%

annual change

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