Crime Statistics for Walsgrave on Sowe, Coventry, Coventry, Nov 2020

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Crime Statistics for Walsgrave on Sowe, Coventry, Coventry

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Walsgrave on Sowe 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 273 street level crime incidents in Walsgrave on Sowe in November 2020. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Vehicle Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Walsgrave on Sowe, 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 Crime108
Vehicle Crime36
Anti Social Behaviour28
Criminal Damage Arson26
Shoplifting18
Public Order14
Burglary12
Other Theft10
Possession Of Weapons5
Robbery5
Drugs4
Other Crime4
Theft From The Person2
Bicycle Theft1
All Crime273

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 Walsgrave on Sowe. 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 Walsgrave on Sowe

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Stoke Heath (1.96 miles)783
Hall Green (1.96 miles)542
Henley Green (1.24 miles)528
Bell Green (1.24 miles)528
Manor House (1.39 miles)458
Potters Green (0.88 miles)375
Walsgrave on Sowe273
Sowe (1.45 miles)219
Ansty (1.39 miles)40
Barnacle (1.86 miles)32

21.2%
of Coventry residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Walsgrave on Sowe

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Stoke Heath249
Hall Green215
Henley Green184
Bell Green184
Manor House184
Potters Green155
Walsgrave on Sowe108
Sowe83
Barnacle10
Ansty6

Last updated: December 31, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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