West Midlands crime stats

February 2020 - January 2021

Most crimes, 208k crimes were violent crimes which is 36.1% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 119% of national crime rate. Public order crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 27.4% 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 141% 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 1.4% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "robbery crime" is 8.1k cases and has decreased by 23.6% when compared year-over-year in the period of February 2020 - January 2021.

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Robbery crime

141%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.4%

of all crimes

8.1k

crimes committed

-23.6%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

131%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.9%

of all crimes

5.2k

crimes committed

0.5%

annual change

Violent crime

119%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

36.1%

of all crimes

208k

crimes committed

16.3%

annual change

Vehicle crime

116%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

6.5%

of all crimes

37.4k

crimes committed

-20.8%

annual change

Burglary crime

114%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

5.1%

of all crimes

29.5k

crimes committed

-25.0%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

101%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

3.9%

of all crimes

22.5k

crimes committed

-30.2%

annual change

Other crime

96%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.6%

of all crimes

9.3k

crimes committed

17.1%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

94%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

7.2%

of all crimes

41.2k

crimes committed

-13.7%

annual change

Other theft crime

93%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

5.3%

of all crimes

30.7k

crimes committed

-23.7%

annual change

Public order crime

86%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

6.4%

of all crimes

36.9k

crimes committed

27.4%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

75%

of national crime rate

2.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

22.4%

of all crimes

129k

crimes committed

8.8%

annual change

Drugs crime

62%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

2.0%

of all crimes

11.4k

crimes committed

6.3%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

59%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.7%

of all crimes

4.2k

crimes committed

-13.1%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

53%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.5%

of all crimes

2.9k

crimes committed

-40.5%

annual change

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