Crime Statistics for Lower Mickletown, Leeds, Leeds, 2024

There were a total of 19 street level crime incidents in Lower Mickletown in March 2024. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Vehicle Crime.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Lower Mickletown, 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 Crime8
Vehicle Crime3
Public Order2
Other Theft1
Anti Social Behaviour1
All Crime19

Map of street level crime incidents in March 2024

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Castleford (1.75 miles)360
Cutsyke (2.24 miles)268
Hopetown (2.56 miles)156
Loscoe (2.48 miles)134
Allerton Bywater (1.24 miles)129
Lower Altofts (2.24 miles)102
Great Preston (1.24 miles)44
Little Preston (2.24 miles)33
Ledston (1.96 miles)22
Lower Mickletown19

of Castleford Central and Glasshoughton residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census

Where are the most violent places near Lower Mickletown?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Lower Altofts42
Allerton Bywater41
Great Preston19
Little Preston13
Lower Mickletown8

How likely are you to be a victim of crime in Lower Mickletown?

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 Lower Mickletown 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 Lower Mickletown compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Lower Mickletown and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Residents in Lower Mickletown have the highest likelyhood of being a victim of personal crime in the area. The ward with the lowest likelyhood is Byram & Brotherton.

1Castleford Central and Glasshoughton83
2Temple Newsam77
4Airedale and Ferry Fryston73
7Altofts and Whitwood63
8Stanley and Outwood East50
9Kippax & Methley50
10Garforth & Swillington39
11Byram & Brotherton38

Which road in Lower Mickletown has the highest level of crime?

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

Last updated: March 2024
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