Crime Statistics for Towan Head, Crantock, Cornwall, June 2019

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Crime Statistics for Towan Head, Crantock, Cornwall

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Towan Head using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so June 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 83 street level crime incidents in Towan Head in June 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour30
Violent Crime26
Burglary7
Other Theft6
Criminal Damage Arson3
Possession Of Weapons3
Public Order3
Shoplifting2
Vehicle Crime2
Drugs1
All Crime83

Map of street level crime incidents in June 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Newquay (1.24 miles)161
Porth (2.02 miles)93
Towan Head83
Lane (2.11 miles)47
Chapel (3.06 miles)10
Crantock (1.69 miles)9
St Newlyn East (4.32 miles)4
Cubert (3.65 miles)2
Kestle Mill (3.92 miles)2
Colan (3.97 miles)1



Most violent places near Towan Head

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Newquay40
Towan Head26
Porth21
Lane10
Chapel4
Crantock2
St Newlyn East1
Kestle Mill1
Colan1
Cubert0

Last updated: August 20, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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