Annual crime rate in West Midlands region is 0.9, i.e. 0.9 crimes reported per annum per 1000 workday people. Compared to the national crime rate, West Midlands's crime rate is at 128%. Possession of weapons crime makes up 1.0% of all crimes reported in the region. The total number of "possession of weapons crime" is 5.0k, and this number has increased by 0.5% when compared year-over-year in the period of June 2020 - May 2021.
June 2020 - May 2021
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Possession of weapons crime rate is 0.9 crimes reported per 1,000 working people per annum. It's the 2. highest crime rate out of 10 England and Wales' regions.
The total number of "possession of weapons crime" is 5.0k, and this number has increased by 0.5% when compared year-over-year in the period of June 2020 - May 2021. In the graph below, region are compared by crime rate and crime rate percentage change. Crime rate percentage change compares the region crime rate between June 2020 - May 2021 to the region crime rate in the previous 12 months. The size of the circle reflects the number of total crimes reported. The bigger the circle, the higher the number of crimes reported in the region.
Monthly crime volumes till May 2021.
Total number of crimes reported in a given calendar month (1 = January … 12 = December) in the previous five years, i.e. from 2016 till 2020.