Crime Statistics for Boulder Clough, Calderdale, Calderdale, Aug 2020

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Crime Statistics for Boulder Clough, Calderdale, Calderdale

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Boulder Clough using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 2020 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 35 street level crime incidents in Boulder Clough in August 2020. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Criminal Damage Arson. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Boulder Clough, 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 Crime14
Criminal Damage Arson6
Public Order5
Other Theft4
Anti Social Behaviour3
Vehicle Crime2
Other Crime1
All Crime35

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2020

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Boulder Clough. 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 Boulder Clough

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Friendly (1.39 miles)165
Sowerby Bridge (1.86 miles)150
Warley Town (1.75 miles)103
Sowerby (0.62 miles)59
Boulder Clough35
Ryburn (1.84 miles)22
Kebroyd (1.39 miles)21
Longley (1.76 miles)18
Mill Bank (1.24 miles)16
Cragg Vale (1.86 miles)4

of Calderdale residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census

Most violent places near Boulder Clough

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Sowerby Bridge61
Warley Town49
Boulder Clough14
Mill Bank3
Cragg Vale3

Last updated: October 2, 2020
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