Huddersfield crime stats

April 2024

The overall crime rate in Huddersfield postcode area is 112.4 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 12.0k crimes were violent crimes which is 43.3% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 137% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 37.8% 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 →43.3%11. highest137%12.0k-7.0%
Public order crime →11.2%9. highest162%3.1k-20.2%
Antisocial behaviour crime →8.2%8. lowest58%2.3k5.0%
Criminal damage and arson crime →7.1%43. highest101%2.0k-7.9%
Other theft crime →7.0%35. highest99%1.9k-7.0%
Shoplifting crime →5.6%32. lowest87%1.6k37.8%
Burglary crime →4.8%22. highest127%1.3k10.0%
Vehicle crime →4.2%37. lowest76%1.2k-2.8%
Drugs crime →3.2%22. highest130%8786.8%
Other crime →2.5%13. highest155%70219.4%
Possession of weapons crime →1.0%21. highest125%284-6.6%
Theft from the person crime →0.8%36. highest47%228-6.2%
Robbery crime →0.7%45. highest66%206-2.4%
Bicycle theft crime →0.3%3. lowest31%85-32.5%
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 162% 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 11.2% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "public order crime" is 3.1k cases and has decreased by 20.2% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2023 - February 2024.

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