Crime Statistics for Chinley Head, High Peak, Derbyshire, Aug 2019

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Crime Statistics for Chinley Head, High Peak, Derbyshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Chinley Head using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 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 13 street level crime incidents in Chinley Head in August 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Burglary. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour6
Criminal Damage Arson1
Other Theft1
Public Order1
Violent Crime1
All Crime13

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
New Smithy (1.39 miles)40
Bridgeholm Green (1.86 miles)31
Wash (1.75 miles)29
Buxworth (1.75 miles)22
Chinley (1.24 miles)17
Peak Forest Canal (1.96 miles)17
Gowhole (1.96 miles)17
Chinley Head13
Birch Vale (1.75 miles)11
Goyt (1.96 miles)6

Most violent places near Chinley Head

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

LocationViolent Incidents
New Smithy11
Bridgeholm Green7
Birch Vale5
Peak Forest Canal3
Chinley Head1

Last updated: October 2, 2019
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