West Midlands crime stats

March 2019 - February 2020

Most crimes, 183k crimes were violent crimes which is 31.5% 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 20.5% 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 126% 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 1.8% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "robbery crime" is 10.5k cases and has increased by 0.5% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2019 - February 2020.

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Robbery crime

126%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.8%

of all crimes

10.5k

crimes committed

0.5%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

119%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.9%

of all crimes

5.2k

crimes committed

20.5%

annual change

Vehicle crime

111%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

8.2%

of all crimes

47.5k

crimes committed

-9.6%

annual change

Burglary crime

110%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

6.8%

of all crimes

39.3k

crimes committed

-13.6%

annual change

Violent crime

103%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

31.5%

of all crimes

183k

crimes committed

14.4%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

97%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

20.3%

of all crimes

118k

crimes committed

-15.2%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

96%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

5.6%

of all crimes

32.3k

crimes committed

-4.3%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

91%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

7.9%

of all crimes

46.0k

crimes committed

-8.0%

annual change

Other crime

85%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.4%

of all crimes

8.1k

crimes committed

5.3%

annual change

Other theft crime

84%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

7.0%

of all crimes

40.3k

crimes committed

-12.0%

annual change

Public order crime

71%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

5.1%

of all crimes

29.7k

crimes committed

17.8%

annual change

Drugs crime

66%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.9%

of all crimes

10.8k

crimes committed

19.0%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

59%

of national crime rate

2.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.8%

of all crimes

4.8k

crimes committed

-21.8%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

46%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.8%

of all crimes

4.9k

crimes committed

-5.6%

annual change

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