West Yorkshire crime stats

September 2018 - August 2019

Most crimes, 115k crimes were violent crimes which is 34.4% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 160% of national crime rate. Drugs crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 17.5% over the last twelve months.West Yorkshire crime statistics
The category of "other crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Other crime" rate is at 175% of national crime rate which puts West Yorkshire on 1. position out of 55 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Other crime" makes up 2.1% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "other crime" is 7.0k cases and has increased by 0.8% when compared year-over-year in the period of September 2018 - August 2019.

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Other crime

175%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

2.1%

of all crimes

7.0k

crimes committed

0.8%

annual change

Public order crime

173%

of national crime rate

4.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

8.9%

of all crimes

29.6k

crimes committed

17.3%

annual change

Violent crime

160%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

34.4%

of all crimes

115k

crimes committed

17.1%

annual change

Burglary crime

154%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

7.3%

of all crimes

24.5k

crimes committed

-7.9%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

139%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

8.8%

of all crimes

29.4k

crimes committed

-6.1%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

129%

of national crime rate

7.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

2.3k

crimes committed

11.2%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

126%

of national crime rate

9.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

5.3%

of all crimes

17.6k

crimes committed

-5.8%

annual change

Vehicle crime

123%

of national crime rate

6.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

6.7%

of all crimes

22.3k

crimes committed

-5.5%

annual change

Other theft crime

119%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

7.3%

of all crimes

24.4k

crimes committed

-3.4%

annual change

Robbery crime

106%

of national crime rate

4.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.1%

of all crimes

3.6k

crimes committed

14.9%

annual change

Drugs crime

104%

of national crime rate

11.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

2.0%

of all crimes

6.6k

crimes committed

17.5%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

94%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 55 counties

1.2%

of all crimes

4.0k

crimes committed

3.1%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

88%

of national crime rate

22.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

13.6%

of all crimes

45.4k

crimes committed

-19.8%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

56%

of national crime rate

17.

lowest crime rate out of 55 counties

0.6%

of all crimes

2.0k

crimes committed

-20.1%

annual change

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