West Midlands crime stats

May 2020 - April 2021

Most crimes, 208k crimes were violent crimes which is 38.1% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 116% of national crime rate. Public order crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 27.5% over the last twelve months.West Midlands crime statistics
The category of "robbery crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Robbery crime" rate is at 140% of national crime rate which puts West Midlands on 2. position out of 10 England's and Wales' regions in this crime category. "Robbery crime" makes up 1.4% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "robbery crime" is 7.5k cases and has decreased by 21.3% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2020 - April 2021.

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Robbery crime

140%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.4%

of all crimes

7.5k

crimes committed

-21.3%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

133%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.9%

of all crimes

5.2k

crimes committed

2.6%

annual change

Violent crime

116%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

38.1%

of all crimes

208k

crimes committed

13.4%

annual change

Vehicle crime

111%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

6.2%

of all crimes

33.9k

crimes committed

-26.0%

annual change

Burglary crime

110%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

4.8%

of all crimes

26.3k

crimes committed

-29.8%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

99%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

3.9%

of all crimes

21.2k

crimes committed

-29.0%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

95%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

7.6%

of all crimes

41.7k

crimes committed

-6.1%

annual change

Other crime

95%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.7%

of all crimes

9.4k

crimes committed

13.5%

annual change

Other theft crime

92%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

5.3%

of all crimes

29.2k

crimes committed

-24.2%

annual change

Public order crime

86%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

7.0%

of all crimes

38.1k

crimes committed

27.5%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

63%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

19.7%

of all crimes

108k

crimes committed

-15.5%

annual change

Drugs crime

61%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

2.1%

of all crimes

11.3k

crimes committed

4.8%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

56%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.7%

of all crimes

4.1k

crimes committed

-9.5%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

51%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.4%

of all crimes

2.4k

crimes committed

-46.6%

annual change

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