West Midlands crime stats

March 2020 - February 2021

Most crimes, 209k crimes were violent crimes which is 36.5% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 120% of national crime rate. Public order crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 25.6% 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 144% 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 7.9k cases and has decreased by 24.4% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2020 - February 2021.

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Robbery crime

144%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.4%

of all crimes

7.9k

crimes committed

-24.4%

annual change

Possession of weapons crime

132%

of national crime rate

1.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.9%

of all crimes

5.2k

crimes committed

-0.7%

annual change

Violent crime

120%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

36.5%

of all crimes

209k

crimes committed

14.2%

annual change

Vehicle crime

116%

of national crime rate

2.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

6.3%

of all crimes

36.0k

crimes committed

-24.3%

annual change

Burglary crime

115%

of national crime rate

3.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

5.0%

of all crimes

28.4k

crimes committed

-27.8%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

102%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

3.7%

of all crimes

21.4k

crimes committed

-33.6%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

98%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

7.4%

of all crimes

42.5k

crimes committed

-7.6%

annual change

Other crime

97%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.6%

of all crimes

9.3k

crimes committed

14.7%

annual change

Other theft crime

94%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

5.2%

of all crimes

29.8k

crimes committed

-26.1%

annual change

Public order crime

88%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

6.5%

of all crimes

37.3k

crimes committed

25.6%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

72%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

22.3%

of all crimes

128k

crimes committed

8.5%

annual change

Drugs crime

62%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

2.0%

of all crimes

11.4k

crimes committed

5.2%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

58%

of national crime rate

3.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.7%

of all crimes

4.1k

crimes committed

-15.7%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

56%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.5%

of all crimes

2.7k

crimes committed

-44.6%

annual change

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