Crime Statistics for Tavistock, Devon, August 2019

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Crime Statistics for Tavistock, Tavistock, Devon

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Tavistock 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 48 street level crime incidents in Tavistock in August 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour15
Violent Crime9
Criminal Damage Arson7
Other Theft5
Public Order5
Burglary4
Vehicle Crime2
Other Crime1
All Crime48

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 Tavistock. 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 Tavistock

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Tavistock48
Horrabridge (3.62 miles)13
Walkhampton (4.39 miles)5
Rushford (2.77 miles)4
Lamerton (2.77 miles)4
Harrowbeer (4.17 miles)4
Chilsworthy (4.51 miles)4
Morwellham Quay (3.97 miles)3
Buckland Monachorum (3.73 miles)1
Crapstone (4.52 miles)0



Most violent places near Tavistock

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Tavistock9
Horrabridge4
Walkhampton3
Chilsworthy3
Morwellham Quay3
Rushford1
Lamerton1
Harrowbeer1
Buckland Monachorum0
Crapstone0

Last updated: October 4, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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