Crime Statistics for Townsend, East Harptree, Bath and North East Somerset

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Crime Statistics for Townsend, East Harptree, Bath and North East Somerset

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Townsend using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so July 2020 are the latest figures. The data published by the Police are incidents that were reported to them in that month, not the crimes that were prosecuted and/or had further action taken. In by far the majority of incidents, no further action is taken.

There were a total of 4 street level crime incidents in Townsend in July 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Burglary. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour2
Violent Crime1
All Crime4

Map of street level crime incidents in July 2020

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Townsend. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

Where Police data is not specific to an address for privacy reasons, most roads are represented by 1 to 2 markers or clusters. However, this should be enough to ascertain if the road you live in or are thinking of moving to, is a crime hot spot. The only exception could be where there is a large cluster of a single crime category on a street, as this could but not necessarily be related to multiple incidents at one address.

Crime incidents in neighbouring areas to Townsend

We've taken the ten nearest places to Townsend and ranked them by the number of crime incidents in each. This should allow you to see if Townsend has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Bishop Sutton (1.96 miles)6
Chew Valley Lake (2.24 miles)4
North Widcombe (1.24 miles)3
Coley (0.88 miles)2
Sherborne (0.88 miles)2
Greendown (1.86 miles)2
Litton (1.76 miles)1
Compton Martin (1.96 miles)1
Herons Green (2.24 miles)0

of Bath and North East Somerset residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census

Most violent places near Townsend

The category of crime that most concerns people is violent crime. We have taken the ten nearest place to Townsend and ranked them according to the number of violent incidents in the 'best fit' Policing neighbourhood.

LocationViolent Incidents
Bishop Sutton2
Chew Valley Lake1
North Widcombe1
Compton Martin0
Herons Green0

Last updated: September 18, 2020
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