Crime Statistics for Saltley, Birmingham, Birmingham, September 2019

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Crime Statistics for Saltley, Birmingham, Birmingham

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Saltley using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so September 2019 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 546 street level crime incidents in Saltley in September 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Vehicle Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Saltley, 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 Crime153
Vehicle Crime108
Anti Social Behaviour65
Criminal Damage Arson47
Other Theft42
Public Order36
Theft From The Person6
Possession Of Weapons3
Bicycle Theft2
Other Crime2
All Crime546

Map of street level crime incidents in September 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Bordesley (0.88 miles)1185
Netchells Green (0.62 miles)1154
Ward End (1.39 miles)522
Little Bromwich (0.88 miles)487
Bordesley Green (0.88 miles)487
Alum Rock (1.24 miles)478
Washwood Heath (0.88 miles)427
Nechells (1.24 miles)282

Most violent places near Saltley

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Netchells Green306
Ward End213
Alum Rock193
Little Bromwich172
Bordesley Green172
Washwood Heath163

Last updated: November 2, 2019
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