Crime Statistics for St Ives, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire

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Crime Statistics for St Ives, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in St Ives using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 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 70 street level crime incidents in St Ives in August 2019. 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 St Ives, 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 Crime17
Anti Social Behaviour16
Public Order8
Other Theft7
Other Crime5
Criminal Damage Arson4
Burglary3
Shoplifting3
Drugs2
Theft From The Person2
Vehicle Crime2
Robbery1
All Crime70

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Hartford (3.1 miles)179
St Ives70
Great Ouse (0.66 miles)19
Fenstanton (2.56 miles)15
Fen Drayton (3.1 miles)14
Hemingford Grey (1.39 miles)9
Holywell (2.24 miles)7
Needingworth (2.48 miles)7
Hemingford Abbots (2.24 miles)5
The Green (3.78 miles)4



Most violent places near St Ives

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Hartford41
St Ives17
Great Ouse5
Hemingford Grey2
Needingworth2
Hemingford Abbots1
Fenstanton0
Fen Drayton0
Holywell0
The Green0

Last updated: October 4, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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