Crime Statistics for Shay Gate, Bradford, Bradford, August 2019

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Crime Statistics for Shay Gate, Bradford, Bradford

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Shay Gate using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 2019 are the latest figures. The data published by the Police are incidents that were reported to them in that month, not the crimes that were prosecuted and/or had further action taken. In by far the majority of incidents, no further action is taken.

There were a total of 71 street level crime incidents in Shay Gate in August 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Anti Social Behaviour. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Shay Gate, this category is usually the largest in any urban area. This is partly because 'Violent Crime' covers so many offences compared to say Burglary

Crime CategoryIncidents
Violent Crime28
Anti Social Behaviour13
Criminal Damage Arson10
Public Order8
Vehicle Crime4
Other Crime3
Other Theft2
Burglary1
Drugs1
Robbery1
All Crime71

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2019

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Shay Gate. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

Where Police data is not specific to an address for privacy reasons, most roads are represented by 1 to 2 markers or clusters. However, this should be enough to ascertain if the road you live in or are thinking of moving to, is a crime hot spot. The only exception could be where there is a large cluster of a single crime category on a street, as this could but not necessarily be related to multiple incidents at one address.



Crime incidents in neighbouring areas to Shay Gate

We've taken the ten nearest places to Shay Gate and ranked them by the number of crime incidents in each. This should allow you to see if Shay Gate has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Heaton (1.86 miles)442
Lower Grange (1.75 miles)378
Allerton (0.88 miles)238
Heaton Royds (1.96 miles)226
Heaton Shay (1.96 miles)226
Beck Foot (1.86 miles)79
Shay Gate71
Bents Head (1.39 miles)36
New Holland (1.24 miles)26
Harecroft (1.24 miles)26



Most violent places near Shay Gate

The category of crime that most concerns people is violent crime. We have taken the ten nearest place to Shay Gate and ranked them according to the number of violent incidents in the 'best fit' Policing neighbourhood.

LocationViolent Incidents
Heaton180
Lower Grange134
Heaton Royds87
Heaton Shay87
Allerton81
Shay Gate28
Beck Foot20
Bents Head12
New Holland6
Harecroft6

Last updated: October 4, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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