Crime Statistics for Saltash, Wearde Quay, Cornwall, November 2020

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Crime Statistics for Saltash, Wearde Quay, Cornwall

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Saltash using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so November 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 63 street level crime incidents in Saltash in November 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 Saltash, 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 Crime23
Anti Social Behaviour19
Burglary5
Criminal Damage Arson5
Public Order3
Other Theft2
Possession Of Weapons2
Vehicle Crime2
Other Crime2
All Crime63

Map of street level crime incidents in November 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Barne Barton (1.39 miles)201
South Pill (0.62 miles)85
Saltash63
Wearde63
Burraton (0.88 miles)60
Carkeel (1.39 miles)54
Forder (0.62 miles)42
Burraton Coombe (0.62 miles)42
Latchbrook (1.39 miles)24
Antony Passage (0.88 miles)7

4.5%
of Cornwall residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Saltash

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Barne Barton63
South Pill30
Saltash23
Wearde23
Burraton20
Carkeel16
Forder16
Burraton Coombe16
Latchbrook7
Antony Passage4

Last updated: December 30, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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