Crime Statistics for Turnchapel, Plymouth, Devon, October 2019

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Crime Statistics for Turnchapel, Plymouth, Devon

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Turnchapel 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 16 street level crime incidents in Turnchapel in October 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 Turnchapel, 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 Crime6
Anti Social Behaviour5
Public Order3
Other Theft1
Other Crime1
All Crime16

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 Turnchapel. 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 Turnchapel

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Barbican (1.39 miles)758
Laira (1.96 miles)321
Cattedown (0.62 miles)121
Plymstock (1.39 miles)101
Pomphlett (1.39 miles)101
Hooe (0.62 miles)36
Turnchapel16
Staddiscombe (1.39 miles)7
Hollacombe Hill (2.24 miles)3
Down Thomas (1.39 miles)2



Most violent places near Turnchapel

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Barbican204
Laira114
Cattedown37
Plymstock33
Pomphlett33
Hooe7
Turnchapel6
Staddiscombe1
Hollacombe Hill0
Down Thomas0

Last updated: November 26, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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