Crime in East Riding of Yorkshire

East Riding of Yorkshire is the 40th safest county in England and Wales. The overall crime rate in East Riding of Yorkshire in 2020 was 51 crimes per 1,000 people, and the most common crimes were violence and sexual offences, which happened to roughly every 21 out of 1,000 residents.

Out of all of East Riding of Yorkshire's larger towns and cities, Bridlington is the most dangerous. The next most dangerous is Beverley, and Goole comes in as third most dangerous. There are safer parts of East Riding of Yorkshire, starting with Willerby which ranks as the safest area in East Riding of Yorkshire, followed up by Elloughton-cum-Brough in second place, and Pocklington in third place.

Crime Map of East Riding of Yorkshire

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East Riding of Yorkshire Crime Summary

CrimeCountRate
Anti-Social Behaviour3,96311.57
Bicycle Theft2090.61
Burglary1,3073.82
Criminal Damage and Arson2,0736.05
Drugs2850.83
Other Crime4891.43
Other Theft1,4044.10
Possession of Weapons880.26
Public Order2,4217.07
Robbery720.21
Shoplifting1,1543.37
Theft From the Person370.11
Vehicle Crime8032.34
Violence and Sexual Offences7,07320.65

East Riding of Yorkshire's Population Centres

 Total CrimesCrime RateRate Difference from East Riding of Yorkshire
Anlaby with Anlaby Common6356218% more dangerous
Beverley1,6128641% more dangerous
Bridlington3,4079647% more dangerous
Cottingham1,2467330% more dangerous
Driffield5554220% safer
Elloughton-cum-Brough2822792% safer
Goole1,6717936% more dangerous
Hessle8945914% more dangerous
Hornsea415478% safer
Pocklington3784027% safer
Willerby19325107% safer

Crime Trends in East Riding of Yorkshire

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2017201820192020Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour13111112Getting worse
Bicycle Theft1.21.40.930.61Safer
Burglary6653.8Safer
Criminal Damage and Arson8776Safer
Drugs0.530.600.850.83Getting worse
Other Crime1.21.41.51.4Getting worse
Other Theft6654.1Safer
Possession of Weapons0.170.190.250.26Getting worse
Public Order2.84.467Getting worse
Robbery0.200.240.230.21Safer
Shoplifting4.3553.4Safer
Theft From the Person0.280.280.220.11Safer
Vehicle Crime3.63.33.22.3Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences17222321Getting worse

Last updated: 18 Feb 2021