Violent crime covers a broad range of offences from murder down to harassment.
Generally it covers incidents where there is some form of injury to the victim or when force has been used.
The Bradford District Safer Communities Partnership has made tackling violent crime one of its priorities and is focusing on known ‘hot spots’ to bring down the number of crimes taking place.
The following are classified as violent crimes:
- Sexual offences
- Domestic violence
- Street violence and anti social behaviour