Merseyside crime stats

April 2021 - March 2022

Most crimes, 73.6k crimes were violent crimes which is 38.9% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 145% of national crime rate. Theft from the person crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 158.7% 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 304% of national crime rate which puts Merseyside on 1. position out of 53 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Drugs crime" makes up 6.2% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "drugs crime" is 11.7k cases and has decreased by 10% when compared year-over-year in the period of April 2021 - March 2022.

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Drugs crime

304%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

6.2%

of all crimes

11.7k

crimes committed

-10.0%

annual change

Public order crime

194%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

13.2%

of all crimes

25.0k

crimes committed

65.3%

annual change

Violent crime

145%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

38.9%

of all crimes

73.6k

crimes committed

34.1%

annual change

Other crime

143%

of national crime rate

8.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

1.8%

of all crimes

3.5k

crimes committed

13.4%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

137%

of national crime rate

7.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

8.5%

of all crimes

16.0k

crimes committed

19.2%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

126%

of national crime rate

8.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

1.3k

crimes committed

3.0%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

123%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

1.3%

of all crimes

2.4k

crimes committed

158.7%

annual change

Burglary crime

121%

of national crime rate

7.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

3.7%

of all crimes

6.9k

crimes committed

-4.8%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

111%

of national crime rate

18.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

3.6%

of all crimes

6.8k

crimes committed

24.5%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

105%

of national crime rate

14.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

1.0%

of all crimes

1.8k

crimes committed

28.7%

annual change

Robbery crime

93%

of national crime rate

6.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

1.3k

crimes committed

27.5%

annual change

Other theft crime

91%

of national crime rate

22.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

4.6%

of all crimes

8.8k

crimes committed

31.2%

annual change

Vehicle crime

89%

of national crime rate

17.

highest crime rate out of 53 counties

3.8%

of all crimes

7.1k

crimes committed

17.3%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

79%

of national crime rate

16.

lowest crime rate out of 53 counties

12.2%

of all crimes

23.0k

crimes committed

-50.9%

annual change

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