Crime Statistics for Tanfield, Sleepy Valley (Tantobie), Durham

StatisticsPic Via

Crime Statistics for Tanfield, Sleepy Valley (Tantobie), Durham

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Tanfield using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 15 street level crime incidents in Tanfield in May 2019. 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 Crime6
Public Order2
Burglary1
All Crime15

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2019

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Tanfield. 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 Tanfield

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Tantobie (0.88 miles)25
Tanfield Lea (0.62 miles)24
Burnopfield (1.39 miles)17
High Friarside (1.39 miles)17
Lintz (1.39 miles)17
Clough Dene (0.62 miles)16
Hobson (0.62 miles)16
Crookgate Bank (0.62 miles)16
Tanfield15
Byermoor (1.24 miles)15



Most violent places near Tanfield

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Tantobie10
Tanfield Lea9
Clough Dene7
Hobson7
Tanfield6
Crookgate Bank4
Burnopfield3
High Friarside3
Lintz3
Byermoor3

Last updated: July 9, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


Top 10 worst places to live in England 2019