Crime Statistics for Saltdean, Brighton, Brighton and Hove, Apr 2021

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Crime Statistics for Saltdean, Brighton, Brighton and Hove
Crime Statistics for Saltdean, Brighton, Brighton and Hove
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Saltdean 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 57 street level crime incidents in Saltdean in April 2021. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour26
Violent Crime16
Criminal Damage Arson4
Other Theft3
Vehicle Crime3
Public Order2
Other Crime1
All Crime57

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 Saltdean. 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 Saltdean

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 Saltdean has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Black Rock (3.16 miles)262
Peacehaven (1.96 miles)122
Telscombe Cliffs (1.39 miles)90
Telscombe (1.39 miles)67
Harbour Heights (3.34 miles)58
Peacehaven Heights (2.77 miles)46
Rottingdean (0.62 miles)41
Southease (3.1 miles)5
Iford (3.34 miles)4

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

Most violent places near Saltdean

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Black Rock84
Telscombe Cliffs27
Peacehaven Heights16
Harbour Heights11

Last updated: April 2021
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