Crime Statistics for Spinney Hills, Leicester, City of Leicester

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Crime Statistics for Spinney Hills, Leicester, City of Leicester

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Spinney Hills using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so December 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 795 street level crime incidents in Spinney Hills in December 2020. 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 Spinney 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 Crime301
Public Order100
Anti Social Behaviour81
Other Theft59
Criminal Damage Arson54
Vehicle Crime30
Other Crime16
Theft From The Person14
Bicycle Theft12
Possession Of Weapons8
All Crime795

Map of street level crime incidents in December 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Spinney Hills795
Belgrave (1.39 miles)639
Rushey Mead (1.86 miles)353
Knighton (1.96 miles)342
Clarendon Park (1.39 miles)316
Stoneygate (1.24 miles)279
Crown Hills (1.24 miles)275
South Knighton (1.86 miles)212
Evington (1.39 miles)200

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Most violent places near Spinney Hills

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Spinney Hills301
Rushey Mead144
Clarendon Park127
Crown Hills104
South Knighton90

Last updated: February 4, 2021
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