West Midlands violent crime statistics

Annual crime rate in West Midlands region is 31.8, i.e. 31.8 crimes committed per annum per 1000 workday people. Compared to the national crime rate, West Midlands's crime rate is at 100%. Violent crime makes up 30.7% of all crimes committed in the region. The total number of "violent crime" is 177k, and this number has increased by 14.3% when compared year-over-year in the period of January 2019 - December 2019.

31.8

annual crime rate per 1k workday people

100%

of national crime rate

30.7%

of all crimes

177k

crimes committed

14.3%

annual change

West Midlands violent crime rate comparison map

January 2019 - December 2019

West Midlands violent crime rate comparison map
CountyCrime rate vs. ENG & WLS rateCrime rate per 1000 workday peopleTotal number of crimes
Herefordshire83%274746
Shropshire105%3314576
Staffordshire82%2628214
Warwickshire92%2915686
West Midlands108%3494239
Worcestershire103%3319257

West Midlands violent crime rate rank

Violent crime rate is 31.8 crimes committed per 1,000 working people per annum. It's the 5. lowest crime rate out of 10 England and Wales' regions.

5.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

31.8

annual crime rate per 1k workday people
West Midlands violent crime rate rank

West Midlands violent crime rate compared to other regions

The total number of "violent crime" is 177k, and this number has increased by 14.3% when compared year-over-year in the period of January 2019 - December 2019. In the graph below, region are compared by crime rate and crime rate percentage change. Crime rate percentage change compares the region crime rate between January 2019 - December 2019 to the region crime rate in the previous 12 months. The size of the circle reflects the number of total crimes committed. The bigger the circle, the higher the number of crimes committed in the region.

14.3%

annual change

31.8

annual crime rate per 1k workday people

177k

crimes committed
West Midlands violent crime rate compared to other regionsCrime rate percentage change
Crime rate per 1000 workday people

West Midlands violent crime rate

Annual crime rate per 1000 workday people

West Midlands violent crime rate

West Midlands violent crime seasonality

Total number of crimes committed in a given calendar month (1 = January … 12 = December) in the previous five years, i.e. from 2015 till 2019.

West Midlands violent crime seasonality

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