Crime Statistics for Brixham, Devon, November 2020

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Crime Statistics for Brixham, Brixham, Devon

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Brixham using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so November 2020 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 77 street level crime incidents in Brixham in November 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour28
Violent Crime28
Criminal Damage Arson6
Other Theft4
Shoplifting3
Burglary2
Public Order2
Drugs1
Theft From The Person1
Vehicle Crime1
Other Crime1
All Crime77

Map of street level crime incidents in November 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Torbay (4.17 miles)200
St Michaels (3.97 miles)198
Paignton (3.62 miles)156
Brixham77
Higher Brixham77
Goodrington (3.1 miles)36
Broadsands (2.24 miles)15
Churston Ferrers (1.24 miles)14
Warfleet (4.39 miles)13
Berry Head (1.76 miles)10

5.4%
of Torbay residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Brixham

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Torbay60
St Michaels59
Paignton43
Brixham28
Higher Brixham28
Goodrington13
Broadsands6
Berry Head6
Churston Ferrers5
Warfleet5

Last updated: December 24, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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