Crime Statistics for Crown Hills, Leicester, City of Leicester

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Crime Statistics for Crown Hills, Leicester, City of Leicester

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Crown Hills using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 2019 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 310 street level crime incidents in Crown Hills in May 2019. 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 Crown Hills, 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 Crime94
Anti Social Behaviour40
Vehicle Crime35
Criminal Damage Arson31
Other Theft26
Public Order20
Other Crime8
Bicycle Theft5
Possession Of Weapons5
Theft From The Person2
All Crime310

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Highfields (1.24 miles)1090
Spinney Hills (1.24 miles)1090
Belgrave (2.24 miles)841
Crown Hills310
Stoneygate (1.76 miles)301
Nether Hall (1.39 miles)283
Evington (0.62 miles)177
Thurnby (1.24 miles)139
Bushby (1.86 miles)52
Stoughton (1.76 miles)22

Most violent places near Crown Hills

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Spinney Hills299
Nether Hall96
Crown Hills94

Last updated: July 7, 2019
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