West Sussex crime stats

November 2018 - October 2019

Most crimes, 21.7k crimes were violent crimes which is 29.9% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 86% of national crime rate. Robbery crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 30.2% over the last twelve months.West Sussex crime statistics
The category of "possession of weapons crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Possession of weapons crime" rate is at 143% of national crime rate which puts West Sussex on 3. position out of 55 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Possession of weapons crime" makes up 1.3% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "possession of weapons crime" is 909 cases and has increased by 24.9% when compared year-over-year in the period of November 2018 - October 2019.

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Possession of weapons crime

143%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.3%

of all crimes

909

crimes committed

24.9%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

117%

of national crime rate

13.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

2.0%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

9.9%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

92%

of national crime rate

21.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

9.3%

of all crimes

6.8k

crimes committed

3.7%

annual change

Public order crime

91%

of national crime rate

26.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

7.5%

of all crimes

5.5k

crimes committed

13.9%

annual change

Violent crime

86%

of national crime rate

18.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

29.9%

of all crimes

21.7k

crimes committed

15.6%

annual change

Other crime

85%

of national crime rate

20.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.6%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

18.4%

annual change

Drugs crime

85%

of national crime rate

22.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

2.7%

of all crimes

1.9k

crimes committed

20.4%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

80%

of national crime rate

16.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.4%

of all crimes

3.9k

crimes committed

0.1%

annual change

Other theft crime

79%

of national crime rate

22.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

7.7%

of all crimes

5.6k

crimes committed

-7.4%

annual change

Vehicle crime

79%

of national crime rate

26.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

6.8%

of all crimes

4.9k

crimes committed

21.2%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

77%

of national crime rate

15.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

19.3%

of all crimes

14.0k

crimes committed

-8.9%

annual change

Burglary crime

66%

of national crime rate

17.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.0%

of all crimes

3.6k

crimes committed

5.2%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

44%

of national crime rate

20.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.9%

of all crimes

672

crimes committed

1.7%

annual change

Robbery crime

42%

of national crime rate

28.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

504

crimes committed

30.2%

annual change

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