Crime Statistics for Higher Cheriton, Devon, October 2019

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Crime Statistics for Higher Cheriton, Higher Cheriton, Devon

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Higher Cheriton using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so October 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 7 street level crime incidents in Higher Cheriton in October 2019. The largest category was Shoplifting, followed by Bicycle Theft. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Shoplifting2
Bicycle Theft1
Burglary1
Criminal Damage Arson1
Vehicle Crime1
Violent Crime1
All Crime7

Map of street level crime incidents in October 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Payhembury (1.39 miles)10
Colestocks (0.62 miles)9
Feniton (0.88 miles)8
Higher Cheriton7
Talewater (1.39 miles)7
Gosford (1.96 miles)5
Lower Cheriton (0.62 miles)2
Alfington (1.39 miles)1
Fenny Bridges (1.39 miles)1
Awliscombe (1.96 miles)1



Most violent places near Higher Cheriton

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Payhembury8
Gosford2
Colestocks1
Feniton1
Higher Cheriton1
Talewater0
Lower Cheriton0
Alfington0
Fenny Bridges0
Awliscombe0

Last updated: November 24, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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