West Glamorgan crime stats

March 2024

Most crimes, 14.3k crimes were violent crimes which is 37.8% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 101% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 58.1% over the last twelve months.West Glamorgan crime statistics
Crime categoryShare of all crimesRanking (52 counties)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →37.8%26. highest101%14.3k11.4%
Antisocial behaviour crime →16.4%22. highest98%6.2k5.1%
Public order crime →11.2%11. highest136%4.3k5.0%
Criminal damage and arson crime →8.3%26. lowest99%3.2k0.0%
Shoplifting crime →8.0%21. highest106%3.1k58.1%
Other theft crime →6.1%11. lowest73%2.3k10.2%
Vehicle crime →3.6%16. lowest55%1.4k-0.4%
Burglary crime →2.4%6. lowest52%893-15.0%
Drugs crime →2.1%18. lowest74%805-1.6%
Other crime →1.6%15. lowest81%5917.1%
Bicycle theft crime →0.9%19. lowest74%32519.5%
Theft from the person crime →0.7%19. highest34%26817.0%
Possession of weapons crime →0.7%10. lowest69%25342.1%
Robbery crime →0.3%7. lowest22%11130.6%
Crime categoryShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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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 136% of national crime rate which puts West Glamorgan on 11. position out of 52 England's and Wales' counties in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 11.2% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 4.3k cases and has increased by 5.0% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2023 - February 2024.

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