Crime Statistics for Hammersmith, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, Apr 2021

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Crime Statistics for Hammersmith, Amber Valley, Derbyshire
Crime Statistics for Hammersmith, Amber Valley, Derbyshire
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Hammersmith using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so April 2021 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 149 street level crime incidents in Hammersmith in April 2021. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Anti Social Behaviour. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Hammersmith, 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 Crime47
Anti Social Behaviour43
Criminal Damage Arson16
Other Theft11
Shoplifting8
Drugs6
Public Order5
Burglary4
Vehicle Crime4
Possession Of Weapons2
Other Crime2
Theft From The Person1
All Crime149

Map of street level crime incidents in April 2021

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Hammersmith. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

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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 Hammersmith

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Butterley (0.62 miles)169
Codnor Gate (1.39 miles)165
Hammersmith149
Greenhillocks (1.39 miles)113
Peasehill (1.39 miles)113
Leabrooks (1.75 miles)112
Boothgate (1.75 miles)39
Upper Hartshay (0.88 miles)30
Lower Hartshay (0.62 miles)25
Heage (1.39 miles)15

3%
of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Hammersmith

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Codnor Gate57
Butterley55
Hammersmith47
Greenhillocks40
Peasehill40
Leabrooks27
Boothgate18
Upper Hartshay12
Lower Hartshay8
Heage7

Last updated: April 2021
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0

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