Crime Statistics for Hotwells, Bristol, City of Bristol, Jul 2021

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Crime Statistics for Hotwells, Bristol, City of Bristol
Crime Statistics for Hotwells, Bristol, City of Bristol
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Hotwells using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so July 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 509 street level crime incidents in Hotwells in July 2021. 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 Hotwells, 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 Crime132
Anti Social Behaviour112
Public Order76
Criminal Damage Arson37
Vehicle Crime37
Other Theft30
Shoplifting30
Bicycle Theft24
Burglary19
Robbery7
Drugs2
Theft From The Person2
Other Crime1
All Crime509

Map of street level crime incidents in July 2021

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

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 Hotwells has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Montpelier (1.76 miles)1507
Barton Hill (1.86 miles)831
Bedminster (0.88 miles)573
Hotwells509
Lower Knowle (1.76 miles)477
Ashton Gate (0.62 miles)303
Bedminster Down (1.86 miles)287
Bower Ashton (0.88 miles)98
Ashton Vale (1.39 miles)93
Abbots Leigh (1.96 miles)7

14.8%
of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Hotwells

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Montpelier427
Barton Hill225
Bedminster172
Lower Knowle164
Hotwells132
Bedminster Down104
Ashton Gate99
Bower Ashton33
Ashton Vale33
Abbots Leigh0

Last updated: July 2021
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0

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