Crime Statistics for Upper Elmers End, London, Croydon, September 2019

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Crime Statistics for Upper Elmers End, London, Croydon

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Upper Elmers End using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so September 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 213 street level crime incidents in Upper Elmers End in September 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour48
Violent Crime48
Vehicle Crime31
Other Theft19
Public Order11
Criminal Damage Arson10
Possession Of Weapons5
Other Crime5
Theft From The Person1
All Crime213

Map of street level crime incidents in September 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Anerley (1.75 miles)519
New Beckenham (1.86 miles)444
Addiscombe (1.39 miles)395
Monks Orchard (0.62 miles)308
Beckenham (1.39 miles)264
Eden Park (0.62 miles)229
Upper Elmers End213
Shirley (0.88 miles)194
Park Langley (1.24 miles)100
Spring Park (1.24 miles)86

Most violent places near Upper Elmers End

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

LocationViolent Incidents
New Beckenham88
Monks Orchard70
Upper Elmers End48
Eden Park45
Park Langley27
Spring Park15

Last updated: November 3, 2019
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