Crime Statistics for Parkside, Seaham, County Durham, April 2020

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Crime Statistics for Parkside, Seaham, County Durham

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Parkside using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so April 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 116 street level crime incidents in Parkside in April 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour52
Violent Crime36
Public Order8
Criminal Damage Arson7
Burglary5
Other Theft3
Vehicle Crime2
Bicycle Theft1
Drugs1
Shoplifting1
All Crime116

Map of street level crime incidents in April 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Easington Colliery (3.17 miles)168
Ryhope (2.78 miles)122
Parkside116
Northlea (1.39 miles)106
Dalton-le-Dale (1.39 miles)85
Cold Hesledon (1.39 miles)85
Greenhill (1.96 miles)79
Burdon (3.1 miles)44
Easington (3.17 miles)42
Old Burdon (2.77 miles)3

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Most violent places near Parkside

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Easington Colliery54
Northlea39
Ryhope38
Parkside36
Greenhill24
Dalton-le-Dale22
Cold Hesledon22
Easington14
Burdon12
Old Burdon1

Last updated: June 5, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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