Crime Statistics for St Leonards, Dorset, April 2021

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Crime Statistics for St Leonards, St Leonards, Dorset
Crime Statistics for St Leonards, St Leonards, Dorset
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in St Leonards using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so April 2021 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 14 street level crime incidents in St Leonards in April 2021. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour6
Violent Crime5
Drugs2
Vehicle Crime1
All Crime14

Map of street level crime incidents in April 2021

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes St Leonards. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

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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 St Leonards

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Moortown (2.56 miles)58
Ameysford (2.56 miles)51
Ebblake (2.56 miles)26
St Leonards14
St Ives (0.88 miles)12
Ashley (1.39 miles)12
Grange Estate (1.24 miles)8
Crow (3.1 miles)7
Ashley Heath (0.62 miles)6
Bisterne (2.24 miles)1

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Most violent places near St Leonards

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Ameysford18
Moortown14
Ebblake9
St Leonards5
St Ives3
Ashley3
Grange Estate2
Crow2
Ashley Heath2
Bisterne0

Last updated: April 2021
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0

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