Crime Statistics for Sidley, Rother, East Sussex, November 2019

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Crime Statistics for Sidley, Rother, East Sussex

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Sidley 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 244 street level crime incidents in Sidley in November 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 Sidley, 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 Crime82
Anti Social Behaviour41
Criminal Damage Arson18
Public Order18
Vehicle Crime18
Other Theft12
Other Crime8
Bicycle Theft4
Theft From The Person3
Possession Of Weapons2
All Crime244

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 Sidley. 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 Sidley

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Bexhill (0.88 miles)220
Pebsham (1.39 miles)99
Harley Shute (2.48 miles)69
Bulverhythe (1.96 miles)65
Watermill (1.39 miles)28
Cooden (2.24 miles)28
Little Common (2.24 miles)28
Green Street (1.75 miles)2
Crowhurst (1.96 miles)2

Most violent places near Sidley

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Harley Shute24
Little Common9
Green Street0

Last updated: December 25, 2019
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