West Midlands crime stats

December 2020 - November 2021

Most crimes, 140k crimes were violent crimes which is 41.0% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 76% of national crime rate. West Midlands crime statistics
The category of "possession of weapons crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Possession of weapons crime" rate is at 89% of national crime rate which puts West Midlands on 5. position out of 10 England's and Wales' regions in this crime category. "Possession of weapons crime" makes up 0.9% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "possession of weapons crime" is 3.2k cases and has decreased by 36.1% when compared year-over-year in the period of December 2020 - November 2021.

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Possession of weapons crime

89%

of national crime rate

5.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.9%

of all crimes

3.2k

crimes committed

-36.1%

annual change

Violent crime

76%

of national crime rate

2.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

41.0%

of all crimes

140k

crimes committed

-30.9%

annual change

Robbery crime

74%

of national crime rate

4.

highest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.1%

of all crimes

3.7k

crimes committed

-57.1%

annual change

Burglary crime

71%

of national crime rate

2.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

4.5%

of all crimes

15.4k

crimes committed

-51.8%

annual change

Shoplifting crime

70%

of national crime rate

2.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

4.5%

of all crimes

15.5k

crimes committed

-35.1%

annual change

Vehicle crime

68%

of national crime rate

4.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

5.8%

of all crimes

19.7k

crimes committed

-50.4%

annual change

Criminal damage and arson crime

64%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

8.2%

of all crimes

28.0k

crimes committed

-34.8%

annual change

Other crime

64%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

1.7%

of all crimes

6.0k

crimes committed

-34.5%

annual change

Other theft crime

62%

of national crime rate

2.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

6.1%

of all crimes

20.9k

crimes committed

-35.5%

annual change

Public order crime

53%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

7.4%

of all crimes

25.3k

crimes committed

-28.4%

annual change

Drugs crime

45%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

2.1%

of all crimes

7.3k

crimes committed

-36.2%

annual change

Antisocial behaviour crime

40%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

15.4%

of all crimes

52.7k

crimes committed

-59.7%

annual change

Bicycle theft crime

34%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.7%

of all crimes

2.2k

crimes committed

-49.1%

annual change

Theft from the person crime

26%

of national crime rate

1.

lowest crime rate out of 10 regions

0.5%

of all crimes

1.6k

crimes committed

-51.4%

annual change

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