Crime Statistics for Wash, High Peak, Derbyshire, May 2019

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Crime Statistics for Wash, High Peak, Derbyshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Wash using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 20 street level crime incidents in Wash in May 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour5
Violent Crime5
Other Theft3
Shoplifting2
Burglary1
Possession Of Weapons1
Robbery1
Vehicle Crime1
Other Crime1
All Crime20

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Chapel Milton (0.88 miles)34
Townend (0.62 miles)32
Chapel-en-le-Frith (1.39 miles)32
New Smithy (0.62 miles)25
Wash20
Bagshaw (0.88 miles)20
Bridgeholm Green (1.39 miles)19
Blackbrook (1.39 miles)15
Malcoff (0.62 miles)12
Chinley (1.24 miles)8



Most violent places near Wash

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Chapel Milton9
Townend9
Chapel-en-le-Frith9
New Smithy5
Wash5
Bagshaw5
Malcoff4
Bridgeholm Green3
Blackbrook3
Chinley1

Last updated: July 10, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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