Crime Statistics for Oakwood, Derby, City of Derby, March 2021

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Crime Statistics for Oakwood, Derby, City of Derby
Crime Statistics for Oakwood, Derby, City of Derby
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Oakwood using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so March 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 356 street level crime incidents in Oakwood in March 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 Oakwood, 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 Crime130
Anti Social Behaviour96
Public Order36
Criminal Damage Arson25
Other Theft13
Vehicle Crime6
Bicycle Theft5
Other Crime5
Possession Of Weapons3
Theft From The Person2
All Crime356

Map of street level crime incidents in March 2021

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Markeaton Brook (2.16 miles)1210
Little Chester (1.96 miles)944
Breadsall Hilltop (1.24 miles)471
Breadsall (0.88 miles)251
Cherrytree Hill (1.24 miles)231
Spondon (2.24 miles)97
Morley (1.39 miles)25
Morleymoor (1.86 miles)6
Morley Smithy (1.96 miles)1

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

Most violent places near Oakwood

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Markeaton Brook336
Little Chester225
Breadsall Hilltop121
Cherrytree Hill41
Morley Smithy0

Last updated: March 2021
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