East Riding of Yorkshire

The East Riding of Yorkshire Crime Statistics

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The East Riding of Yorkshire is among the top 10 most dangerous counties in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland. The overall crime rate in the East Riding of Yorkshire in 2021 was 87 crimes per 1,000 people, and the most common crimes were violence and sexual offences, which happened to roughly every 39 out of 1,000 residents.

Out of all of the East Riding of Yorkshire's larger towns and cities, Kingston upon Hull is the most dangerous, and the second most dangerous is Bridlington. There are safer parts of the East Riding of Yorkshire, starting with Bridlington which ranks as the safest area in East Riding of Yorkshire, followed up by Kingston upon Hull in second place.

East Riding of Yorkshire Crime Map

Incidents mapped in East Riding of Yorkshire represent the time frame between July 2019 and June 2022. Each point on the map represents an area where crimes have been recorded locally.

Last updated: 02 Jun, 2022

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East Riding of Yorkshire Crime Summary

Anti-Social Behaviour9,20415.32
Bicycle Theft9051.51
Criminal Damage and Arson6,37610.61
Other Crime1,5982.66
Other Theft3,6196.02
Possession of Weapons2690.45
Public Order7,07311.77
Theft From the Person2350.39
Vehicle Crime1,7422.90
Violence and Sexual Offences23,20638.62

The East Riding of Yorkshire's Population Centres

NameTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference from East Riding of Yorkshire
Anlaby with Anlaby Common54553 63% safer
Beverley1,45678 12% safer
Bridlington3,761106 18% more dangerous
Cottingham93054 60% safer
Driffield69453 64% safer
Elloughton-cum-Brough24423 279% safer
Goole1,84487 0.47% more dangerous
Hessle85156 55% safer
Hornsea49957 53% safer
Kingston upon Hull35,584124 30% more dangerous
Pocklington37039 123% safer
Willerby26534 158% safer

Crime Trends in the East Riding of Yorkshire

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Anti-Social Behaviour17161715 Safer
Bicycle Theft2. Safer
Burglary8864.8 Safer
Criminal Damage and Arson12131011 Safer
Drugs1. Getting worse
Other Crime2. Getting worse
Other Theft9766 Safer
Possession of Weapons0.440.500.500.45 Safer
Public Order8101112 Getting worse
Robbery (inc. mugging)0.770.710.590.54 Safer
Shoplifting101065 Safer
Theft From the Person (inc. pickpocketing)0.740.660.320.39 Safer
Vehicle Crime653.42.9 Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences35373439 Getting worse
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