Crime Statistics for Edginswell, Devon, November 2019

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Crime Statistics for Edginswell, Edginswell, Devon

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Edginswell using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so November 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 42 street level crime incidents in Edginswell in November 2019. 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 Edginswell, 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 Crime22
Anti Social Behaviour7
Criminal Damage Arson4
Public Order3
Other Theft2
Shoplifting2
Burglary1
Possession Of Weapons1
All Crime42

Map of street level crime incidents in November 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Torre (1.75 miles)267
Shiphay (0.88 miles)143
Barton (1.39 miles)139
Chelston (1.39 miles)110
Edginswell42
Daccombe (1.76 miles)35
Coffinswell (1.39 miles)15
North Whilborough (0.62 miles)5
Stoneycombe (1.39 miles)3
Dainton (1.86 miles)2



Most violent places near Edginswell

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Torre100
Barton57
Shiphay56
Chelston37
Edginswell22
Daccombe15
Coffinswell10
North Whilborough2
Dainton2
Stoneycombe0

Last updated: December 20, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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