Crime Statistics for Salph End, Ravensden, Bedfordshire, Apr 2021

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Crime Statistics for Salph End, Ravensden, Bedfordshire
Crime Statistics for Salph End, Ravensden, Bedfordshire
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Salph End using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so April 2021 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 167 street level crime incidents in Salph End in April 2021. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Anti Social Behaviour. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Salph End, this category is usually the largest in any urban area. This is partly because 'Violent Crime' covers so many offences compared to say Burglary

Crime CategoryIncidents
Violent Crime48
Anti Social Behaviour47
Public Order20
Criminal Damage Arson15
Other Theft11
Shoplifting8
Burglary6
Drugs4
Vehicle Crime4
Bicycle Theft1
Possession Of Weapons1
Robbery1
Other Crime1
All Crime167

Map of street level crime incidents in April 2021

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

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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 Salph End

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Bedford (2.24 miles)657
Castle (1.81 miles)638
South End (3.1 miles)317
Fenlake (2.56 miles)242
Salph End167
Renhold (0.62 miles)155
Brickhill (1.24 miles)138
Clapham Green (2.48 miles)45
Great Barford (3.1 miles)10
Ravensden (1.24 miles)8

17.6%
of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Salph End

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Bedford212
Castle193
South End107
Fenlake68
Salph End48
Renhold40
Brickhill40
Clapham Green13
Great Barford5
Ravensden0

Last updated: April 2021
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0

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