Two per cent of Hull students will be victim to sexual and violent crimes

According to new statistics


The Complete University Guide has found that two per cent of people at Hull University are likely to be a victim of violence and sexual offences.

The report took the number of crimes reported from July 2015 to June 2016 per one thousand residents within student areas.

These crimes include burglary, robbery and violence and sexual offences.

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They found that Hull University had a total score of 3.4 per cent for all crimes reported. Two per cent of people are likely to be a victim of violence and sexual offences, whilst burglary and robbery rates are at one per cent.

Last year, there was a 13 per cent rise in crime in Hull with Grafton Street reported as the most dangerous road in the city.

These statistics are based on all residents and not just students, the results are taken within wards or electoral divisions weighted by student population.