Crime Statistics for Blackshaw Head, Calderdale, Calderdale, 2024

There were a total of 4 street level crime incidents in Blackshaw Head in March 2024. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Anti Social Behaviour.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Blackshaw Head, 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 Crime2
Anti Social Behaviour1
Criminal Damage Arson1
All Crime4

Map of street level crime incidents in March 2024

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

How grim is your Postcode?

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 Blackshaw Head

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Hole Bottom (1.96 miles)102
Todmorden (1.96 miles)102
Hebden Bridge (1.86 miles)48
Shore (2.55 miles)23
Heptonstall (1.39 miles)11
Charlestown (1.39 miles)9
Pecket Well (2.77 miles)7
Colden (0.88 miles)5
Blackshaw Head4
Mankinholes (2.56 miles)2

5.8%
of Calder (Calderdale) residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census



Where are the most violent places near Blackshaw Head?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Hole Bottom39
Todmorden39
Hebden Bridge16
Shore10
Heptonstall5
Charlestown3
Colden3
Pecket Well2
Blackshaw Head2
Mankinholes0

How likely are you to be a victim of crime in Blackshaw Head?

Every two years the government publishes the Index of Multiple Deprivation. One of those domains is crime, more precisely, how likely you are to be the victim of a what is known as 'personal crime', such as muggings or burglary. The governemnt publish these statitsics down to the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) or in simple geographic terms, a few roads. These statistics are also published on a ward level as an average of the LSOAs in that area. We have taken the average rank and converted it into a more accessble form, a score out of 100. Where the higher the score, the more likely you are in Blackshaw Head to be a victim of personal crime. Note that the following score has been generated from the 2019 statistics. At the time of writing, these have not been updated by the government during and since the COVID 19 pandemic.

How does crime in Blackshaw Head compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Blackshaw Head and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Blackshaw Head is ranked #10.

#WardScore
1Southfield79
2Brunshaw79
3Stacksteads78
4Greensclough73
5Todmorden71
6Irwell70
7Littleborough Lakeside68
8Facit and Shawforth67
9Luddendenfoot64
10Calder53
11Cliviger with Worsthorne22

Which road in Blackshaw Head has the highest level of crime?

We have used the Index of Multiple Deprivation to find the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) in Blackshaw Head with the highest crime score. Accoding to the 2019 statistics, that is in and around Clough Lane.

Last updated: March 2024
Information provided by data.police.uk
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