Crime Statistics for Ravensthorpe, Kirklees, Kirklees, November 2019

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Crime Statistics for Ravensthorpe, Kirklees, Kirklees

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Ravensthorpe using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so November 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 139 street level crime incidents in Ravensthorpe in November 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Public Order. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Ravensthorpe, 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 Crime54
Public Order21
Anti Social Behaviour21
Criminal Damage Arson9
Other Theft8
Vehicle Crime4
Other Crime3
Possession Of Weapons1
All Crime139

Map of street level crime incidents in November 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Earlsheaton (1.96 miles)381
Boothroyd (0.88 miles)357
Northorpe (0.62 miles)197
Combs (1.39 miles)127
Battyeford (1.86 miles)101
Moor Top (1.96 miles)97
Lower Hopton (1.96 miles)60
Mirfield (1.39 miles)53
Fox Royd (1.39 miles)28

Most violent places near Ravensthorpe

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Moor Top32
Lower Hopton27
Fox Royd12

Last updated: December 24, 2019
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