Wales crime stats

May 2021 - April 2022

Most crimes, 120k crimes were violent crimes which is 38.3% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 106% of national crime rate. Theft from the person crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 45.5% over the last twelve months.Wales crime statistics
The category of "public order crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Public order crime" rate is at 133% of national crime rate which puts Wales on 2. position out of 8 England's and Wales' regions in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 12.2% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 38.2k cases and has increased by 23.6% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2021 - April 2022.

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Public order crime

133%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 8 regions

12.2%

of all crimes

38.2k

crimes committed

23.6%

annual change

Violent crime

106%

of national crime rate

4.

highest crime rate out of 8 regions

38.3%

of all crimes

120k

crimes committed

18.9%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

102%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 8 regions

4.5%

of all crimes

14.1k

crimes committed

22.0%

annual change

Other crime

101%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 8 regions

1.7%

of all crimes

5.5k

crimes committed

1.9%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

98%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 8 regions

19.5%

of all crimes

61.0k

crimes committed

-45.6%

annual change

Drugs crime

93%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 8 regions

2.5%

of all crimes

7.9k

crimes committed

-29.4%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

92%

of national crime rate

2.

lowest crime rate out of 8 regions

7.6%

of all crimes

23.8k

crimes committed

9.6%

annual change

Other theft crime

80%

of national crime rate

2.

lowest crime rate out of 8 regions

5.5%

of all crimes

17.3k

crimes committed

10.6%

annual change

Burglary crime

73%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 8 regions

3.0%

of all crimes

9.4k

crimes committed

-6.6%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

61%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 8 regions

0.5%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

-6.4%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

59%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 8 regions

0.7%

of all crimes

2.3k

crimes committed

5.1%

annual change

Vehicle crime

55%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 8 regions

3.1%

of all crimes

9.9k

crimes committed

-0.0%

annual change

Robbery crime

32%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 8 regions

0.3%

of all crimes

1.0k

crimes committed

2.5%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

31%

of national crime rate

2.

lowest crime rate out of 8 regions

0.4%

of all crimes

1.4k

crimes committed

45.5%

annual change

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