Crime Statistics for Old Bexley, London, Bexley, February 2020

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Crime Statistics for Old Bexley, London, Bexley

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Old Bexley using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so February 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 89 street level crime incidents in Old Bexley in February 2020. The largest category was Vehicle Crime, followed by Anti Social Behaviour. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Vehicle Crime26
Anti Social Behaviour20
Violent Crime12
Criminal Damage Arson8
Public Order2
Bicycle Theft1
Possession Of Weapons1
Theft From The Person1
All Crime89

Map of street level crime incidents in February 2020

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Old Bexley. 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 Old Bexley

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Barnehurst (1.39 miles)303
Bexleyheath (1.39 miles)256
Barnes Cray (2.24 miles)222
Crayford (1.39 miles)190
Sidcup (1.96 miles)163
Bowmans (1.86 miles)136
Coldblow (0.62 miles)90
Old Bexley89
Ruxley (1.64 miles)45
Heath Side (1.39 miles)40

Most violent places near Old Bexley

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Barnes Cray61
Old Bexley12
Heath Side8

Last updated: April 2, 2020
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