Crime Statistics for Novers Park, Bristol, City of Bristol, May 2020

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Crime Statistics for Novers Park, Bristol, City of Bristol

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Novers Park using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 411 street level crime incidents in Novers Park in May 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 Novers Park, 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 Crime157
Anti Social Behaviour77
Public Order54
Criminal Damage Arson38
Other Theft15
Vehicle Crime11
Other Crime8
Bicycle Theft5
Theft From The Person3
All Crime411

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Bedminster (1.24 miles)547
Novers Park411
Lower Knowle (0.88 miles)411
Filwood Park (0.62 miles)398
Bishopsworth (0.88 miles)337
Bedminster Down (0.62 miles)309
Hengrove Park (0.88 miles)306
Hartcliffe (1.24 miles)265
Hengrove (1.39 miles)198
Ashton Vale (1.39 miles)100

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Most violent places near Novers Park

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Novers Park157
Filwood Park139
Lower Knowle132
Hengrove Park109
Bedminster Down105
Ashton Vale24

Last updated: July 6, 2020
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