West Midlands county crime stats

September 2018 - August 2019

Most crimes, 89.7k crimes were violent crimes which is 30.1% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 103% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 36.2% 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 211% 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 3.0% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "robbery crime" is 8.8k cases and has increased by 14.5% when compared year-over-year in the period of September 2018 - August 2019.

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Robbery crime

211%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

3.0%

of all crimes

8.8k

crimes committed

14.5%

annual change

Vehicle crime

156%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

11.6%

of all crimes

34.6k

crimes committed

-2.9%

annual change

Burglary crime

138%

of national crime rate

4.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

9.0%

of all crimes

26.9k

crimes committed

-4.8%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

128%

of national crime rate

8.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.9%

of all crimes

2.8k

crimes committed

36.2%

annual change

Violent crime

103%

of national crime rate

18.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

30.1%

of all crimes

89.7k

crimes committed

28.8%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

102%

of national crime rate

22.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.9%

of all crimes

17.6k

crimes committed

-9.2%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

96%

of national crime rate

27.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

8.3%

of all crimes

24.8k

crimes committed

-2.0%

annual change

Other theft crime

89%

of national crime rate

20.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

7.6%

of all crimes

22.6k

crimes committed

-6.5%

annual change

Other crime

87%

of national crime rate

24.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.4%

of all crimes

4.2k

crimes committed

22.9%

annual change

Public order crime

77%

of national crime rate

20.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.4%

of all crimes

16.0k

crimes committed

24.6%

annual change

Drugs crime

69%

of national crime rate

19.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.8%

of all crimes

5.3k

crimes committed

24.3%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

65%

of national crime rate

23.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.0%

of all crimes

2.9k

crimes committed

-6.3%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

63%

of national crime rate

14.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.1%

of all crimes

3.3k

crimes committed

1.4%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

60%

of national crime rate

9.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

12.8%

of all crimes

38.1k

crimes committed

-21.4%

annual change

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