Crime Statistics for Market Weighton, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Crime Statistics for Market Weighton, Market Weighton, East Riding of Yorkshire
Crime Statistics for Market Weighton, Market Weighton, East Riding of Yorkshire
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Market Weighton using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 29 street level crime incidents in Market Weighton in May 2021. 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 Market Weighton, 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 Crime12
Anti Social Behaviour5
Public Order5
Criminal Damage Arson3
Shoplifting2
Burglary1
Vehicle Crime1
All Crime29

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2021

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

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 Market Weighton has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Market Weighton29
Goodmanham (1.39 miles)21
Little End (4.72 miles)9
Holme-on-Spalding-Moor (4.72 miles)9
Moor End (4.47 miles)8
Sand Hole (4.47 miles)8
North Newbald (3.97 miles)4
Shiptonthorpe (1.75 miles)2
Sancton (2.24 miles)1
Harswell (3.16 miles)0

3.9%
of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Market Weighton

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Market Weighton12
Goodmanham11
Little End4
Holme-on-Spalding-Moor4
Moor End4
Sand Hole4
North Newbald1
Sancton1
Shiptonthorpe0
Harswell0

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

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