Crime Statistics for Park Head, Kirklees, Kirklees, May 2020

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Crime Statistics for Park Head, Kirklees, Kirklees

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Park Head using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 3 street level crime incidents in Park Head in May 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Drugs. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour2
All Crime3

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
New Mill (1.86 miles)38
Jackson Bridge (1.96 miles)22
Fulstone (1.39 miles)16
Meal Hill (1.39 miles)9
Shelley Woodhouse (1.76 miles)7
Shepley (0.62 miles)6
High Flatts (1.39 miles)4
Park Head3
Lane Head3
Upper Cumberworth (1.24 miles)3

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Most violent places near Park Head

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

LocationViolent Incidents
New Mill16
Jackson Bridge8
Meal Hill4
Shelley Woodhouse2
High Flatts0
Park Head0
Lane Head0
Upper Cumberworth0

Last updated: July 6, 2020
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