Worcestershire crime stats

The overall crime rate in Worcestershire county is 96.4 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 20.3k crimes were violent crimes which is 35.9% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 98% of national crime rate. Bicycle theft crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 16.7% over the last twelve months.The category of "burglary crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Burglary crime" rate is at 120% of national crime rate which puts Worcestershire on 8. position out of 54 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Burglary crime" makes up 5.4% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "burglary crime" is 3.0k cases and has increased by 1.7% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

Worcestershire crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (54 counties)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →35.9%26. lowest98%20.3k-12.5%
Antisocial behaviour crime →15.5%24. highest93%8.8k-18.2%
Shoplifting crime →8.8%17. highest112%4.9k16.6%
Criminal damage and arson crime →8.0%27. highest99%4.5k-12.7%
Public order crime →7.0%21. lowest89%4.0k-28.0%
Other theft crime →6.8%27. lowest82%3.8k-16.8%
Vehicle crime →5.6%20. highest86%3.2k-5.8%
Burglary crime →5.4%8. highest120%3.0k1.7%
Drugs crime →2.1%22. lowest73%1.2k11.4%
Other crime →1.8%24. lowest95%1.0k0.1%
Possession of weapons crime →1.1%19. highest113%611-2.4%
Bicycle theft crime →0.9%25. highest78%51016.7%
Robbery crime →0.7%24. highest54%414-19.0%
Theft from the person crime →0.4%13. lowest16%211-20.4%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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Worcestershire crime rate by crime statistic

This graph compares crime rate in Worcestershire county to the national crime rate for each crime statistic.

Worcestershire crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticWorcestershire county crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour15.016.1
Bicycle theft0.91.1
Burglary5.24.3
Criminal damage and arson7.77.8
Drugs2.02.8
Other crime1.81.9
Other theft6.58.0
Possession of weapons1.00.9
Public order6.87.6
Robbery0.71.3
Shoplifting8.47.5
Theft from the person0.42.2
Vehicle crime5.46.3
Violent crime34.635.4

Worcestershire crime rate comparison map

Worcestershire crime rate comparison map

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