Crime Statistics for Walton, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, Nov 2020

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Crime Statistics for Walton, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Walton using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so November 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 284 street level crime incidents in Walton in November 2020. 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 Walton, 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 Crime109
Anti Social Behaviour40
Criminal Damage Arson30
Other Theft18
Public Order18
Vehicle Crime16
Burglary15
Shoplifting10
Bicycle Theft9
Drugs9
Other Crime5
Possession Of Weapons3
Robbery2
All Crime284

Map of street level crime incidents in November 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Millfield (1.39 miles)534
New England (0.88 miles)444
Paston (1.24 miles)403
Walton284
Bretton (1.39 miles)160
Ravensthorpe (1.39 miles)160
Longthorpe (2.56 miles)43
Peakirk (2.56 miles)21
Newborough (2.63 miles)3
Marholm (1.86 miles)1

20.6%
of Peterborough residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Walton

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Millfield190
New England160
Paston139
Walton109
Bretton66
Ravensthorpe66
Longthorpe11
Peakirk9
Newborough3
Marholm0

Last updated: December 31, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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