Crime Statistics for Spennymoor, Middlestone Moor, Durham, Aug 2019

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Crime Statistics for Spennymoor, Middlestone Moor, Durham

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Spennymoor 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 137 street level crime incidents in Spennymoor 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 Behaviour39
Violent Crime37
Criminal Damage Arson20
Public Order12
Shoplifting10
Burglary5
Other Theft5
Other Crime3
Bicycle Theft2
Vehicle Crime2
Drugs1
Theft From The Person1
All Crime137

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 Spennymoor. 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 Spennymoor

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Tudhoe Grange (0.62 miles)150
Spennymoor137
Tudhoe (1.39 miles)124
Leasingthorne (2.48 miles)57
Rushford Beck (2.02 miles)27
Croxdale (1.96 miles)23
Byers Green (1.96 miles)9
Page Bank (1.75 miles)6
Todhills (2.48 miles)5
Binchester Blocks (1.96 miles)3



Most violent places near Spennymoor

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Tudhoe Grange43
Tudhoe40
Spennymoor37
Leasingthorne18
Croxdale10
Rushford Beck7
Byers Green5
Page Bank2
Todhills2
Binchester Blocks1

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


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