Crime Statistics for Upper Denby, Kirklees, Kirklees, November 2019

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Crime Statistics for Upper Denby, Kirklees, Kirklees

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Upper Denby 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 4 street level crime incidents in Upper Denby in November 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Criminal Damage Arson. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour1
Criminal Damage Arson1
Theft From The Person1
Vehicle Crime1
All Crime4

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 Upper Denby. 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 Upper Denby

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Royd Moor (1.86 miles)13
Lower Cumberworth (1.24 miles)12
Cat Hill (UK) (1.75 miles)10
Lower Denby (0.62 miles)6
Lane Head (1.96 miles)6
Upper Denby4
Nether End (1.24 miles)4
Ingbirchworth (0.62 miles)3
High Flatts (0.62 miles)1
Upper Cumberworth (0.88 miles)1



Most violent places near Upper Denby

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Royd Moor7
Lower Cumberworth4
Cat Hill (UK)3
Lower Denby1
Nether End1
Upper Cumberworth1
Lane Head0
Upper Denby0
Ingbirchworth0
High Flatts0

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


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