West Glamorgan crime stats

The overall crime rate in West Glamorgan county is 93.8 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 14.3k crimes were violent crimes which is 38.2% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 101% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 58.2% over the last twelve months.The category of "public order crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Public order crime" rate is at 138% of national crime rate which puts West Glamorgan on 11. position out of 54 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 11.1% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 4.2k cases and has increased by 1.5% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

West Glamorgan crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (54 counties)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →38.2%26. highest101%14.3k9.6%
Antisocial behaviour crime →15.9%25. highest93%6.0k0.2%
Public order crime →11.1%11. highest138%4.2k1.5%
Shoplifting crime →8.6%21. highest107%3.2k58.2%
Criminal damage and arson crime →8.2%27. lowest99%3.1k-2.4%
Other theft crime →6.1%12. lowest71%2.3k6.3%
Vehicle crime →3.5%17. lowest52%1.3k-6.5%
Burglary crime →2.3%7. lowest50%862-15.0%
Drugs crime →2.0%16. lowest67%748-16.0%
Other crime →1.6%16. lowest79%5914.4%
Bicycle theft crime →0.8%21. lowest71%3178.9%
Theft from the person crime →0.7%21. highest29%26213.9%
Possession of weapons crime →0.7%16. lowest71%26233.7%
Robbery crime →0.3%7. lowest19%10229.1%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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West Glamorgan crime rate by crime statistic

This graph compares crime rate in West Glamorgan county to the national crime rate for each crime statistic.

West Glamorgan crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticWest Glamorgan county crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour14.916.1
Bicycle theft0.81.1
Burglary2.24.3
Criminal damage and arson7.77.8
Drugs1.92.8
Other crime1.51.9
Other theft5.78.0
Possession of weapons0.70.9
Public order10.57.6
Robbery0.31.3
Shoplifting8.17.5
Theft from the person0.72.2
Vehicle crime3.36.3
Violent crime35.835.4

West Glamorgan crime rate comparison map

West Glamorgan crime rate comparison map

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