Crime Statistics for Horsforth Woodside, Leeds, Leeds, June 2023

Crime statistics for Horsforth Woodside, Leeds

There were a total of 191 street level crime incidents in Horsforth Woodside in June 2023. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Public Order.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Horsforth Woodside, 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 Crime103
Public Order17
Vehicle Crime15
Anti Social Behaviour10
Criminal Damage Arson9
Other Theft8
Other Crime6
Theft From The Person2
Bicycle Theft1
Possession Of Weapons1
All Crime191

Map of street level crime incidents in June 2023

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

How grim is your Postcode?

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 Horsforth Woodside

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Moorside (1.24 miles)527
Sandford (1.39 miles)520
Tinshill (1.39 miles)237
Lawnswood (1.39 miles)232
Ireland Wood (1.39 miles)232
Cragg Hill192
Horsforth Woodside191
Horsforth (0.62 miles)164
Bagley (1.75 miles)100
Lane Ends (1.75 miles)24

of Kirkstall residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census

Where are the most violent places near Horsforth Woodside?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Ireland Wood126
Horsforth Woodside103
Cragg Hill85
Lane Ends12

How likely are you to be a victim of crime in Horsforth Woodside?

Every two years the government publishes the Index of Multiple Deprivation. One of those domains is crime, more precisely, how likely you are to be the victim of a what is known as 'personal crime', such as muggings or burglary. The governemnt publish these statitsics down to the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) or in simple geographic terms, a few roads. These statistics are also published on a ward level as an average of the LSOAs in that area. We have taken the average rank and converted it into a more accessble form, a score out of 100. Where the higher the score, the more likely you are in Horsforth Woodside to be a victim of personal crime. Note that the following score has been generated from the 2019 statistics. At the time of writing, these have not been updated by the government during and since the COVID 19 pandemic.

How does crime in Horsforth Woodside compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Horsforth Woodside and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Horsforth Woodside is ranked #3.

2Bramley & Stanningley90
4Farnley & Wortley87
6Calverley & Farsley63
8Guiseley & Rawdon53
10Otley & Yeadon46
11Adel & Wharfedale44

Which road in Horsforth Woodside has the highest level of crime?

We have used the Index of Multiple Deprivation to find the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) in Horsforth Woodside with the highest crime score. Accoding to the 2019 statistics, that is in and around Broad Lane.

Last updated: June 2023
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