Leeds crime stats

April 2024

Most crimes, 44.1k crimes were violent crimes which is 37.6% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 150% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 24.3% over the last twelve months.Leeds crime statistics
Crime categoryShare of all crimesRanking (95 postcode areas)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime →37.6%6. highest150%44.1k-6.8%
Public order crime →9.9%6. highest179%11.6k-22.0%
Shoplifting crime →8.7%5. highest170%10.2k24.3%
Antisocial behaviour crime →7.9%23. lowest71%9.3k-4.8%
Criminal damage and arson crime →7.6%14. highest134%8.9k-13.4%
Other theft crime →7.0%11. highest124%8.2k-8.0%
Vehicle crime →6.0%24. highest137%7.1k-1.5%
Burglary crime →5.6%2. highest184%6.5k10.5%
Drugs crime →2.8%11. highest144%3.3k3.6%
Other crime →2.5%8. highest194%3.0k12.8%
Theft from the person crime →1.4%13. highest97%1.6k-4.7%
Robbery crime →1.3%18. highest145%1.5k16.9%
Bicycle theft crime →1.0%22. highest125%1.1k-13.9%
Possession of weapons crime →0.8%20. highest126%963-9.3%
Crime categoryShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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The category of "other crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Other crime" rate is at 194% of national crime rate which puts Leeds on 8. position out of 95 England's and Wales' postcode areas in this crime category. "Other crime" makes up 2.5% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "other crime" is 3.0k cases and has increased by 12.8% when compared year-over-year in the period of March 2023 - February 2024.

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