Crime in Warwickshire

Warwickshire is the 54th most dangerous county in England and Wales. The overall crime rate in Warwickshire in 2020 was 70 crimes per 1,000 people, and the most common crimes were violence and sexual offences, which happened to roughly every 29 out of 1,000 residents.

Out of all of Warwickshire's larger towns and cities, Atherstone is the most dangerous. The next most dangerous is Stratford-upon-Avon, and Nuneaton and Bedworth comes in as third most dangerous. There are safer parts of Warwickshire, starting with Polesworth which ranks as the safest area in Warwickshire, followed up by Kenilworth in second place, and Rugby in third place.

Crime Map of Warwickshire

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Warwickshire Crime Summary

CrimeCountRate
Anti-Social Behaviour14,69728.35
Bicycle Theft3880.75
Burglary2,3164.47
Criminal Damage and Arson3,4166.59
Drugs1,2102.33
Other Crime8551.65
Other Theft3,0985.98
Possession of Weapons4690.90
Public Order2,7075.22
Robbery3100.60
Shoplifting2,4454.72
Theft From the Person2140.41
Vehicle Crime3,5636.87
Violence and Sexual Offences15,27629.47

Warwickshire's Population Centres

 Total CrimesCrime RateRate Difference from Warwickshire
Atherstone8368821% more dangerous
Kenilworth8453979% safer
Kingsbury4155331% safer
Nuneaton and Bedworth10,027779% more dangerous
Polesworth30034107% safer
Rugby5,1244749% safer
Stratford-upon-Avon2,3547911% more dangerous

Crime Trends in Warwickshire

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2017201820192020Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour33282328Getting worse
Bicycle Theft1.91.51.20.75Safer
Burglary9874.5Safer
Criminal Damage and Arson9987Safer
Drugs1.81.61.82.3Getting worse
Other Crime1.51.41.31.6Getting worse
Other Theft9896Safer
Possession of Weapons0.650.790.870.90Getting worse
Public Order4.04.34.55Getting worse
Robbery0.690.840.890.60Safer
Shoplifting7764.7Safer
Theft From the Person0.800.990.770.41Safer
Vehicle Crime9997Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences26273029Getting worse

Last updated: 18 Feb 2021