Halesowen Crime Report
The second safest medium-sized town within the West Midlands, Halesowen ranks in the top 10 safest overall spots to inhabit out of the 44 towns, villages, and cities in the area. For the entirety of England, Wales, and Northern Ireland, Halesowen is the 82nd safest medium-sized town, but of the crimes that do occur, burglary appears to be more common; October 2021 saw the town rank the highest for the amount of burglaries committed in the West Midlands area. During the same month, Halesowen was recorded as being the most dangerous medium-sized town in the same area for the possession of weapons.
In terms of the most common crimes overall, violent and sexual offenses rank the highest in Halesowen, while the least common crime is bicycle theft.