West Midlands county crime stats

March 2019 - February 2020

Most crimes, 98.3k crimes were violent crimes which is 33.6% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 112% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 29.4% 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 206% 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 8.4k cases and has increased by 1.0% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2019 - February 2020.

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Robbery crime

206%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

2.9%

of all crimes

8.4k

crimes committed

1.0%

annual change

Vehicle crime

151%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

10.9%

of all crimes

31.9k

crimes committed

-11.6%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

142%

of national crime rate

5.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.0%

of all crimes

3.1k

crimes committed

29.4%

annual change

Burglary crime

136%

of national crime rate

4.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

8.2%

of all crimes

24.1k

crimes committed

-15.7%

annual change

Violent crime

112%

of national crime rate

16.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

33.6%

of all crimes

98.3k

crimes committed

23.0%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

96%

of national crime rate

27.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.4%

of all crimes

15.9k

crimes committed

-14.1%

annual change

Other crime

93%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.5%

of all crimes

4.4k

crimes committed

17.3%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

90%

of national crime rate

16.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

7.7%

of all crimes

22.5k

crimes committed

-11.0%

annual change

Other theft crime

87%

of national crime rate

25.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

7.0%

of all crimes

20.5k

crimes committed

-16.9%

annual change

Public order crime

86%

of national crime rate

25.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

6.1%

of all crimes

17.8k

crimes committed

22.3%

annual change

Drugs crime

71%

of national crime rate

19.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

2.0%

of all crimes

5.8k

crimes committed

27.8%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

63%

of national crime rate

23.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.9%

of all crimes

2.5k

crimes committed

-20.8%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

60%

of national crime rate

14.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.1%

of all crimes

3.2k

crimes committed

-4.1%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

57%

of national crime rate

10.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

11.8%

of all crimes

34.6k

crimes committed

-19.7%

annual change

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