Crime Statistics for Wandle Park, London, Croydon, October 2019

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Crime Statistics for Wandle Park, London, Croydon

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Wandle Park using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so October 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 817 street level crime incidents in Wandle Park in October 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour199
Violent Crime167
Shoplifting78
Other Theft69
Vehicle Crime67
Drugs55
Burglary49
Public Order45
Criminal Damage Arson32
Theft From The Person21
Robbery20
Other Crime7
Bicycle Theft4
Possession Of Weapons4
All Crime817

Map of street level crime incidents in October 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Borad Green (0.88 miles)1288
Wandle Park817
Addiscombe (1.96 miles)440
Beddington (0.62 miles)343
Bandonhill (1.39 miles)341
Wallington (1.39 miles)341
Beddington Corner (1.96 miles)285
South Beddington (1.75 miles)267
Roundshaw (1.39 miles)247
South Croydon (1.39 miles)243



Most violent places near Wandle Park

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Borad Green312
Wandle Park167
Addiscombe104
Bandonhill79
Wallington79
Beddington75
Beddington Corner73
South Beddington63
Roundshaw52
South Croydon49

Last updated: November 26, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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