Crime Statistics for Holme, Kirklees, Kirklees, May 2021

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Crime Statistics for Holme, Kirklees, Kirklees
Crime Statistics for Holme, Kirklees, Kirklees
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Holme using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 2021 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 173 street level crime incidents in Holme in May 2021. 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 Holme, 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 Crime86
Anti Social Behaviour29
Public Order26
Other Theft12
Criminal Damage Arson6
Other Crime4
Vehicle Crime2
All Crime173

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2021

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

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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 Holme

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Rawthorpe (0.93 miles)347
Dalton (1.48 miles)308
Sheepridge (1.28 miles)303
Greenside (1.37 miles)217
Tandem (1.37 miles)217
Cockley Hill (1.01 miles)116
Colne Bridge (1.12 miles)112
Lower Hopton (1.39 miles)77
Upper Heaton (0.84 miles)46

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

Most violent places near Holme

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Cockley Hill55
Colne Bridge50
Lower Hopton40
Upper Heaton19

Last updated: May 2021
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