Crime Statistics for Swinnow Moor, Leeds, Leeds, August 2019

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Crime Statistics for Swinnow Moor, Leeds, Leeds

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Swinnow Moor using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 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 224 street level crime incidents in Swinnow Moor in August 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Anti Social Behaviour. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Swinnow Moor, 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 Crime83
Anti Social Behaviour35
Other Theft21
Public Order20
Vehicle Crime20
Criminal Damage Arson8
Other Crime3
Bicycle Theft1
Possession Of Weapons1
Theft From The Person1
All Crime224

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Moorside (1.39 miles)514
Sandford (1.75 miles)514
New Scarbro (0.88 miles)458
Intake (1.39 miles)274
Farsley Beck Bottom (1.39 miles)274
Bagley (1.39 miles)274
Farnley (1.39 miles)260
Swinnow Moor224
Fulneck (0.88 miles)135
New Farnley (1.39 miles)46

Most violent places near Swinnow Moor

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

LocationViolent Incidents
New Scarbro152
Farsley Beck Bottom89
Swinnow Moor83
New Farnley15

Last updated: October 4, 2019
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