Crime Statistics for Charlwood, Wealden, East Sussex, November 2019

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Crime Statistics for Charlwood, Wealden, East Sussex

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Charlwood using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so November 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 3 street level crime incidents in Charlwood in November 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Drugs. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Charlwood, 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 Crime2
All Crime3

Map of street level crime incidents in November 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Blackwell (3.11 miles)129
Stonequarry (3.17 miles)115
Ashurst Wood (1.75 miles)13
Forest Row (1.86 miles)13
Highgate (1.86 miles)13
Turners Hill (3.16 miles)12
Sharpthorne (1.75 miles)8
Highbrook (3.1 miles)5
Tompset’s Bank (1.96 miles)2

Most violent places near Charlwood

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Ashurst Wood4
Forest Row4
Turners Hill4
Tompset’s Bank1

Last updated: December 20, 2019
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