West Midlands crime stats

August 2019 - July 2020

Most crimes, 182k crimes were violent crimes which is 32.6% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 106% of national crime rate. Public order crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 16.9% over the last twelve months.West Midlands 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 129% of national crime rate which puts West Midlands on 2. position out of 10 England's and Wales' regions in this crime category. "Robbery crime" makes up 1.6% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "robbery crime" is 8.8k cases and has decreased by 19.9% when compared year-over-year in the period of August 2019 - July 2020.

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Robbery crime

129%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.6%

of all crimes

8.8k

crimes committed

-19.9%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

120%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.9%

of all crimes

4.8k

crimes committed

0.7%

annual change

Vehicle crime

112%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

7.3%

of all crimes

41.2k

crimes committed

-19.5%

annual change

Burglary crime

110%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

6.0%

of all crimes

33.5k

crimes committed

-24.2%

annual change

Violent crime

106%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

32.6%

of all crimes

182k

crimes committed

7.1%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

94%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

4.5%

of all crimes

25.4k

crimes committed

-24.7%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

90%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

7.4%

of all crimes

41.4k

crimes committed

-15.5%

annual change

Other theft crime

87%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

6.0%

of all crimes

33.8k

crimes committed

-22.7%

annual change

Other crime

87%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.5%

of all crimes

8.1k

crimes committed

1.1%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

87%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

23.3%

of all crimes

131k

crimes committed

1.6%

annual change

Public order crime

76%

of national crime rate

2.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

5.6%

of all crimes

31.3k

crimes committed

16.9%

annual change

Drugs crime

62%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

2.0%

of all crimes

11.0k

crimes committed

12.3%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

58%

of national crime rate

2.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.7%

of all crimes

4.2k

crimes committed

-26.3%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

49%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.7%

of all crimes

3.8k

crimes committed

-25.5%

annual change

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