Crime Statistics for Telscombe, Lewes, East Sussex, November 2019

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Crime Statistics for Telscombe, Lewes, East Sussex

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Telscombe 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 46 street level crime incidents in Telscombe 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 Telscombe, 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 Crime19
Anti Social Behaviour7
Criminal Damage Arson6
Vehicle Crime6
Burglary2
Other Theft2
Public Order2
Bicycle Theft1
Drugs1
All Crime46

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 Telscombe. 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 Telscombe

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Peacehaven (1.39 miles)126
Telscombe Cliffs (1.24 miles)99
Harbour Heights (2.63 miles)59
Peacehaven Heights (2.24 miles)53
Telscombe46
Tarring Neville (2.48 miles)44
Saltdean (1.39 miles)38
Rottingdean (1.96 miles)27
Iford (2.48 miles)6
Southease (1.75 miles)0



Most violent places near Telscombe

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Peacehaven52
Telscombe Cliffs36
Harbour Heights20
Telscombe19
Peacehaven Heights18
Tarring Neville18
Saltdean16
Rottingdean13
Iford1
Southease0

Last updated: December 25, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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