West Midlands county crime stats

December 2018 - November 2019

Most crimes, 93.0k crimes were violent crimes which is 31.8% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 107% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 33.7% over the last twelve months.West Midlands county crime statistics
The category of "robbery crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Robbery crime" rate is at 208% of national crime rate which puts West Midlands county on 2. position out of 55 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Robbery crime" makes up 2.9% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "robbery crime" is 8.6k cases and has increased by 8.4% when compared year-over-year in the period of December 2018 - November 2019.

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Robbery crime

208%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

2.9%

of all crimes

8.6k

crimes committed

8.4%

annual change

Vehicle crime

152%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

11.1%

of all crimes

32.4k

crimes committed

-10.4%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

136%

of national crime rate

5.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.0%

of all crimes

3.0k

crimes committed

33.7%

annual change

Burglary crime

134%

of national crime rate

5.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

8.5%

of all crimes

24.7k

crimes committed

-14.7%

annual change

Violent crime

107%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

31.8%

of all crimes

93.0k

crimes committed

24.7%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

99%

of national crime rate

24.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.7%

of all crimes

16.6k

crimes committed

-11.3%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

97%

of national crime rate

25.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

8.4%

of all crimes

24.5k

crimes committed

-1.6%

annual change

Other crime

88%

of national crime rate

22.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.4%

of all crimes

4.2k

crimes committed

19.8%

annual change

Other theft crime

87%

of national crime rate

25.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

7.2%

of all crimes

21.0k

crimes committed

-14.3%

annual change

Public order crime

81%

of national crime rate

21.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.7%

of all crimes

16.6k

crimes committed

20.0%

annual change

Drugs crime

70%

of national crime rate

19.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.9%

of all crimes

5.6k

crimes committed

26.8%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

62%

of national crime rate

22.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.9%

of all crimes

2.6k

crimes committed

-20.5%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

61%

of national crime rate

15.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.1%

of all crimes

3.2k

crimes committed

-1.9%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

59%

of national crime rate

9.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

12.4%

of all crimes

36.4k

crimes committed

-18.3%

annual change

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