Huddersfield crime stats

January 2024

Most crimes, 12.4k crimes were violent crimes which is 43.5% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 141% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 48.3% over the last twelve months.Huddersfield crime statistics
Crime categoryShare of all crimesRanking (95 postcode areas)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →43.5%11. highest141%12.4k-2.5%
Public order crime →11.5%9. highest164%3.3k-16.7%
Antisocial behaviour crime →8.0%9. lowest58%2.3k3.1%
Criminal damage and arson crime →7.1%43. highest103%2.0k-9.6%
Other theft crime →7.0%34. highest99%2.0k-1.6%
Shoplifting crime →5.5%30. lowest90%1.6k48.3%
Burglary crime →4.8%26. highest127%1.4k12.8%
Vehicle crime →4.2%39. lowest76%1.2k5.1%
Drugs crime →3.1%22. highest130%8758.2%
Other crime →2.4%12. highest154%69718.3%
Possession of weapons crime →1.0%21. highest126%283-6.0%
Theft from the person crime →0.8%34. highest47%2393.5%
Robbery crime →0.7%46. highest63%202-7.3%
Bicycle theft crime →0.4%5. lowest38%107-2.7%
Crime categoryShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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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 164% of national crime rate which puts Huddersfield on 9. position out of 95 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Public order crime" makes up 11.5% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 3.3k cases and has decreased by 16.7% when compared year-over-year in the period of January 2023 - December 2023.

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