Huddersfield crime stats

The overall crime rate in Huddersfield postcode area is 110 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 11.7k crimes were violent crimes which is 43.1% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 134% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 38.2% over the last twelve months.The category of "public order crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Public order crime" rate is at 157% of national crime rate which puts Huddersfield on 10. position out of 99 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 10.8% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 2.9k cases and has decreased by 23.4% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

Huddersfield crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (99 postcode areas)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →43.1%12. highest134%11.7k-9.4%
Public order crime →10.8%10. highest157%2.9k-23.4%
Antisocial behaviour crime →8.2%7. lowest56%2.2k3.3%
Criminal damage and arson crime →7.1%45. highest100%1.9k-10.7%
Other theft crime →7.0%38. highest96%1.9k-9.2%
Shoplifting crime →6.1%34. lowest89%1.6k38.2%
Burglary crime →4.7%28. highest119%1.3k-0.5%
Vehicle crime →4.3%42. lowest75%1.2k-3.0%
Drugs crime →3.3%19. highest130%8935.1%
Other crime →2.5%16. highest148%6819.0%
Possession of weapons crime →1.0%28. highest116%265-13.1%
Theft from the person crime →0.8%36. highest42%230-2.1%
Robbery crime →0.8%39. highest70%22718.8%
Bicycle theft crime →0.3%6. lowest28%76-37.7%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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Huddersfield crime rate by crime statistic

This graph compares crime rate in Huddersfield postcode area to the national crime rate for each crime statistic.

Huddersfield crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticHuddersfield postcode area crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour9.016.1
Bicycle theft0.31.1
Burglary5.24.3
Criminal damage and arson7.87.8
Drugs3.62.8
Other crime2.81.9
Other theft7.78.0
Possession of weapons1.10.9
Public order11.97.6
Robbery0.91.3
Shoplifting6.77.5
Theft from the person0.92.2
Vehicle crime4.76.3
Violent crime47.435.4

Huddersfield crime rate comparison map

Huddersfield crime rate comparison map

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