Crime Statistics for Palmers Green, London, Enfield, May 2020

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Crime Statistics for Palmers Green, London, Enfield

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Palmers Green using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 2020 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 599 street level crime incidents in Palmers Green in May 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour313
Violent Crime98
Vehicle Crime58
Criminal Damage Arson22
Public Order19
Other Theft18
Theft From The Person10
Other Crime5
Possession Of Weapons3
Bicycle Theft2
All Crime599

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Edmonton (1.96 miles)1114
Bowes Park (1.24 miles)798
Palmers Green599
New Southgate (0.88 miles)585
Southgate (0.62 miles)450
Friern Barnet (1.39 miles)436
Bush Hill Park (2.24 miles)428
Brunswick Park (1.24 miles)384
Oakwood (1.39 miles)353
Grange Park (1.39 miles)257

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

Most violent places near Palmers Green

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Bowes Park160
Palmers Green98
New Southgate90
Bush Hill Park88
Friern Barnet85
Brunswick Park82
Grange Park60

Last updated: July 6, 2020
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