Merseyside crime stats

September 2020 - August 2021

Most crimes, 62.0k crimes were violent crimes which is 34.0% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 139% of national crime rate. Public order crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 35.3% over the last twelve months.Merseyside crime statistics
The category of "drugs crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Drugs crime" rate is at 296% of national crime rate which puts Merseyside on 1. position out of 54 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Drugs crime" makes up 6.8% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "drugs crime" is 12.4k cases and has decreased by 1.3% when compared year-over-year in the period of September 2020 - August 2021.

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Drugs crime

296%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

6.8%

of all crimes

12.4k

crimes committed

-1.3%

annual change

Public order crime

170%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

10.5%

of all crimes

19.2k

crimes committed

35.3%

annual change

Violent crime

139%

of national crime rate

5.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

34.0%

of all crimes

62.0k

crimes committed

15.4%

annual change

Other crime

138%

of national crime rate

10.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

1.8%

of all crimes

3.3k

crimes committed

16.7%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

134%

of national crime rate

9.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

8.0%

of all crimes

14.5k

crimes committed

-2.0%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

132%

of national crime rate

8.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

1.2k

crimes committed

-13.5%

annual change

Burglary crime

131%

of national crime rate

5.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

4.0%

of all crimes

7.3k

crimes committed

-8.8%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

111%

of national crime rate

20.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

3.3%

of all crimes

6.0k

crimes committed

-9.1%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

107%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

21.1%

of all crimes

38.5k

crimes committed

3.2%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

95%

of national crime rate

5.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

1.3k

crimes committed

-26.3%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

94%

of national crime rate

19.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

0.9%

of all crimes

1.6k

crimes committed

-5.7%

annual change

Other theft crime

91%

of national crime rate

27.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

4.1%

of all crimes

7.4k

crimes committed

-7.5%

annual change

Robbery crime

88%

of national crime rate

8.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

0.6%

of all crimes

1.1k

crimes committed

-6.2%

annual change

Vehicle crime

87%

of national crime rate

21.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

3.5%

of all crimes

6.4k

crimes committed

-16.7%

annual change

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