Crime Statistics for Broadsands, Galmpton, Devon, August 2019

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Crime Statistics for Broadsands, Galmpton, Devon

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Broadsands 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 23 street level crime incidents in Broadsands in August 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Criminal Damage Arson. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour10
Criminal Damage Arson4
Violent Crime4
Other Theft2
Public Order2
Vehicle Crime1
All Crime23

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 Broadsands. 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 Broadsands

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

LocationCrime Incidents
St Michaels (1.96 miles)303
Torbay (2.49 miles)301
Paignton (1.86 miles)262
Higher Brixham (2.24 miles)85
Brixham (2.24 miles)85
Goodrington (0.88 miles)45
Collaton St Mary (2.63 miles)36
Broadsands23
Churston Ferrers (1.39 miles)12
Port Bridge (2.48 miles)4



Most violent places near Broadsands

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

LocationViolent Incidents
St Michaels87
Torbay82
Paignton71
Higher Brixham33
Brixham33
Goodrington14
Collaton St Mary10
Churston Ferrers5
Broadsands4
Port Bridge1

Last updated: October 1, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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