Latest Crime Stats for Brierley Hill
Brierley Hill is the third most dangerous medium-sized town in the whole of the West Midlands area. Out of the West Midlands’ 44 towns, villages, and cities, it ranks among the top 20 most dangerous overall places to inhabit, with an overall crime rate of 126 crimes per 1000 people during 2021. Brierley Hill is even amongst the top 20 most dangerous medium-sized towns out of the entirety of England, Wales, and Northern Ireland.
September 2021 saw the town rank the worst out of the West Midlands’ medium-sized towns for shoplifting, and the worst for theft from the person during April 2021. January 2021 saw Brielry Hill rank the worst for reports of drug-related crime.
Violent and sexual offenses, however, are the most common crimes overall. Brierley Hill’s least common crime is bicycle theft.