West Sussex crime stats

December 2020 - November 2021

Most crimes, 22.2k crimes were violent crimes which is 29.5% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 84% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 14.0% over the last twelve months.West Sussex crime statistics
The category of "shoplifting crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Shoplifting crime" rate is at 136% of national crime rate which puts West Sussex on 10. position out of 54 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Shoplifting crime" makes up 5.7% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "shoplifting crime" is 4.3k cases and has increased by 14.0% when compared year-over-year in the period of December 2020 - November 2021.

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Shoplifting crime

136%

of national crime rate

10.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

5.7%

of all crimes

4.3k

crimes committed

14.0%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

130%

of national crime rate

12.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

0.9%

of all crimes

673

crimes committed

-21.6%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

110%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

27.4%

of all crimes

20.7k

crimes committed

-0.4%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

101%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

1.3%

of all crimes

952

crimes committed

-13.4%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

99%

of national crime rate

23.

lowest crime rate out of 54 counties

8.2%

of all crimes

6.2k

crimes committed

-2.7%

annual change

Other crime

96%

of national crime rate

25.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

1.7%

of all crimes

1.3k

crimes committed

-3.7%

annual change

Public order crime

96%

of national crime rate

19.

lowest crime rate out of 54 counties

8.6%

of all crimes

6.5k

crimes committed

13.2%

annual change

Drugs crime

91%

of national crime rate

26.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

2.8%

of all crimes

2.1k

crimes committed

-13.6%

annual change

Other theft crime

91%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

5.9%

of all crimes

4.4k

crimes committed

5.2%

annual change

Vehicle crime

85%

of national crime rate

22.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

4.7%

of all crimes

3.5k

crimes committed

2.2%

annual change

Violent crime

84%

of national crime rate

8.

lowest crime rate out of 54 counties

29.5%

of all crimes

22.2k

crimes committed

2.3%

annual change

Burglary crime

64%

of national crime rate

9.

lowest crime rate out of 54 counties

2.6%

of all crimes

2.0k

crimes committed

-31.1%

annual change

Robbery crime

42%

of national crime rate

18.

lowest crime rate out of 54 counties

0.4%

of all crimes

293

crimes committed

-29.4%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

38%

of national crime rate

26.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

0.4%

of all crimes

336

crimes committed

-19.6%

annual change

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