Merseyside crime stats

July 2021 - June 2022

Most crimes, 68.9k crimes were violent crimes which is 39.6% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 135% of national crime rate. Theft from the person crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 121.4% 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 289% of national crime rate which puts Merseyside on 1. position out of 53 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Drugs crime" makes up 6.2% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "drugs crime" is 10.8k cases and has decreased by 14.1% when compared year-over-year in the period of July 2021 - June 2022.

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Drugs crime

289%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

6.2%

of all crimes

10.8k

crimes committed

-14.1%

annual change

Public order crime

185%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

13.6%

of all crimes

23.7k

crimes committed

34.6%

annual change

Violent crime

135%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

39.6%

of all crimes

68.9k

crimes committed

15.5%

annual change

Other crime

130%

of national crime rate

11.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

1.8%

of all crimes

3.1k

crimes committed

-3.6%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

127%

of national crime rate

10.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

8.6%

of all crimes

14.9k

crimes committed

4.1%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

115%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

1.4%

of all crimes

2.5k

crimes committed

121.4%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

112%

of national crime rate

15.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

-5.7%

annual change

Burglary crime

106%

of national crime rate

11.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

3.6%

of all crimes

6.3k

crimes committed

-15.9%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

100%

of national crime rate

24.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

3.7%

of all crimes

6.5k

crimes committed

10.3%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

98%

of national crime rate

21.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

1.0%

of all crimes

1.7k

crimes committed

8.8%

annual change

Robbery crime

84%

of national crime rate

8.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

15.2%

annual change

Other theft crime

83%

of national crime rate

23.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

4.9%

of all crimes

8.5k

crimes committed

17.2%

annual change

Vehicle crime

81%

of national crime rate

22.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

3.9%

of all crimes

6.8k

crimes committed

8.9%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

68%

of national crime rate

11.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

10.3%

of all crimes

17.9k

crimes committed

-56.1%

annual change

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