Crime Statistics for High Dyke, Lonton, Durham, October 2019

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Crime Statistics for High Dyke, Lonton, Durham

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in High Dyke 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 5 street level crime incidents in High Dyke 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 High Dyke, 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 Crime3
Anti Social Behaviour1
Burglary1
All Crime5

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 High Dyke. 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 High Dyke

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Tees (7.24 miles)43
Stainton (8.08 miles)21
High Dyke5
Aukside (0.88 miles)4
Laithkirk (0.62 miles)2
Eggleston (3.34 miles)2
Bowes (7.85 miles)1
Bowbank (1.39 miles)0
Ettersgill (5 miles)0
Bridge End (7.78 miles)0



Most violent places near High Dyke

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Tees18
Stainton12
High Dyke3
Aukside2
Laithkirk1
Eggleston1
Bowes0
Bowbank0
Ettersgill0
Bridge End0

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


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