West Midlands crime stats

December 2018 - November 2019

Most crimes, 175k crimes were violent crimes which is 30.3% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 99% of national crime rate. Possession of weapons crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 21.3% 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 127% 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 10.6k cases and has increased by 7.7% when compared year-over-year in the period of December 2018 - November 2019.

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Robbery crime

127%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.8%

of all crimes

10.6k

crimes committed

7.7%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

114%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.9%

of all crimes

5.0k

crimes committed

21.3%

annual change

Vehicle crime

110%

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

107%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

6.9%

of all crimes

39.9k

crimes committed

-13.8%

annual change

Violent crime

99%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

30.3%

of all crimes

175k

crimes committed

15.2%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

98%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

21.1%

of all crimes

122k

crimes committed

-13.6%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

97%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

5.7%

of all crimes

32.7k

crimes committed

-3.1%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

93%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

8.3%

of all crimes

47.7k

crimes committed

-4.7%

annual change

Other theft crime

83%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

7.1%

of all crimes

40.8k

crimes committed

-11.2%

annual change

Other crime

82%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.4%

of all crimes

7.9k

crimes committed

6.8%

annual change

Public order crime

67%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

4.9%

of all crimes

28.1k

crimes committed

15.9%

annual change

Drugs crime

65%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.8%

of all crimes

10.4k

crimes committed

18.2%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

59%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.9%

of all crimes

4.9k

crimes committed

-21.0%

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

-4.5%

annual change

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