Crime Statistics for Aylestone, Blaby, City of Leicester, Mar 2021

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Crime Statistics for Aylestone, Blaby, City of Leicester
Crime Statistics for Aylestone, Blaby, City of Leicester
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Aylestone 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 297 street level crime incidents in Aylestone in March 2021. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Public Order. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Aylestone, 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 Crime124
Public Order31
Criminal Damage Arson30
Anti Social Behaviour24
Other Theft21
Vehicle Crime13
Other Crime11
Bicycle Theft3
Possession Of Weapons3
Theft From The Person1
All Crime297

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 Aylestone. 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 Aylestone

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Knighton Fields (1.39 miles)413
Knighton (1.39 miles)413
Clarendon Park (1.75 miles)399
Aylestone Park (0.88 miles)393
South Knighton (1.96 miles)266
Eyres Monsell (0.62 miles)194
Grand Union Canal (1.28 miles)142
South Wigston (1.76 miles)104
Blaby (1.96 miles)90

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

Most violent places near Aylestone

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Knighton Fields152
Aylestone Park141
Clarendon Park127
South Knighton90
Eyres Monsell75
Grand Union Canal46
South Wigston35

Last updated: March 2021
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