Merseyside crime stats

March 2020 - February 2021

Most crimes, 54.0k crimes were violent crimes which is 30.9% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 126% of national crime rate. Antisocial behaviour crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 55.6% 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 280% 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 7.3% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "drugs crime" is 12.7k cases and has increased by 10.7% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2020 - February 2021.

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Drugs crime

280%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

7.3%

of all crimes

12.7k

crimes committed

10.7%

annual change

Public order crime

140%

of national crime rate

9.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

8.4%

of all crimes

14.6k

crimes committed

9.6%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

136%

of national crime rate

9.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

0.7%

of all crimes

1.3k

crimes committed

-2.5%

annual change

Other crime

128%

of national crime rate

13.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

1.7%

of all crimes

3.0k

crimes committed

11.3%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

127%

of national crime rate

9.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

7.8%

of all crimes

13.6k

crimes committed

-12.5%

annual change

Violent crime

126%

of national crime rate

8.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

30.9%

of all crimes

54.0k

crimes committed

3.1%

annual change

Burglary crime

121%

of national crime rate

7.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

4.2%

of all crimes

7.4k

crimes committed

-18.6%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

107%

of national crime rate

20.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

3.2%

of all crimes

5.6k

crimes committed

-29.9%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

105%

of national crime rate

19.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

26.3%

of all crimes

45.8k

crimes committed

55.6%

annual change

Other theft crime

87%

of national crime rate

24.

lowest crime rate out of 54 counties

3.9%

of all crimes

6.8k

crimes committed

-28.9%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

83%

of national crime rate

8.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

0.6%

of all crimes

987

crimes committed

-60.7%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

83%

of national crime rate

21.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

0.8%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

-19.5%

annual change

Vehicle crime

81%

of national crime rate

21.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

3.6%

of all crimes

6.2k

crimes committed

-31.5%

annual change

Robbery crime

79%

of national crime rate

10.

highest crime rate out of 54 counties

0.6%

of all crimes

1.1k

crimes committed

-18.5%

annual change

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