Latest Crime Stats for Solihull
Within the West Midlands, Solihull ranks as the second safest major town overall, and is among the top 20 safest overall areas out of all 44 towns, villages, and cities. With a rate of 72 crimes per 1000 people during 2021, Solihull compares favourably to the West Midlands’ overall crime rate of 118 crimes per 1000 residents.
Of the crimes that do occur in Solihull, bicycle theft appears to be an issue - December 2021 saw the town rank the worst for bike theft within the West Midlands. The most common crimes in Solihull are violent and sexual offences, with a growing crime rate over the last few years that reached 28 per 1000 people during 2021. The least common crime is theft from the person, with only 70 offences during 2021.