The 17 worst Leeds areas for violent crime named by West Yorkshire Police crime map

The Leeds areas with the most violent crime have been named by police figures.

The latest West Yorkshire Police data map, made available on Leeds Observatory, shows every violent and sexual offence recorded in Leeds from December 2022 to November 2023.

This includes offences against the person such as common assaults, grievous bodily harm and sexual offences.

There were 45,889 crimes of this nature recorded across the city during the 12 month period. These are the 17 Leeds neighbourhoods with the most offences, listed in descending order.

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