Crime Statistics for Thurstonland, Kirklees, Kirklees, November 2019

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Crime Statistics for Thurstonland, Kirklees, Kirklees

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Thurstonland 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 31 street level crime incidents in Thurstonland in November 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Burglary. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Thurstonland, 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 Crime17
Burglary3
Anti Social Behaviour2
Criminal Damage Arson2
Other Theft2
Vehicle Crime2
Other Crime2
Shoplifting1
All Crime31

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 Thurstonland. 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 Thurstonland

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Totties (1.39 miles)63
Holmfirth (1.75 miles)56
Brockholes (1.39 miles)40
Thurstonland31
New Mill (1.24 miles)26
Oldfield (1.86 miles)21
Fulstone (0.88 miles)16
Farnley Tyas (1.24 miles)11
Thunder Bridge (1.39 miles)7
Green Side (0.88 miles)0



Most violent places near Thurstonland

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Totties22
Thurstonland17
Holmfirth12
Brockholes12
New Mill11
Fulstone11
Farnley Tyas5
Thunder Bridge5
Oldfield4
Green Side0

Last updated: December 26, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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