Crime Statistics for Bunting’s Green, Braintree, Essex, Apr 2021

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Crime Statistics for Bunting’s Green, Braintree, Essex
Crime Statistics for Bunting’s Green, Braintree, Essex
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Bunting’s Green using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so April 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 28 street level crime incidents in Bunting’s Green in April 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 Bunting’s Green, 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 Crime9
Anti Social Behaviour8
Vehicle Crime5
Criminal Damage Arson2
Other Theft2
Public Order2
All Crime28

Map of street level crime incidents in April 2021

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

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 Bunting’s Green has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Halstead (1.24 miles)123
Bunting’s Green28
Colne Engaine (1.24 miles)24
Earls Colne (1.75 miles)21
Boose’s Green (0.62 miles)17
Don Johns (1.24 miles)2
Cripple Corner (2.78 miles)2
Greenstead Green (1.39 miles)1
Plaistow Green (2.23 miles)0
Little Maplestead (2.56 miles)0

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

Most violent places near Bunting’s Green

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Bunting’s Green9
Earls Colne6
Colne Engaine5
Boose’s Green4
Cripple Corner1
Don Johns0
Greenstead Green0
Plaistow Green0
Little Maplestead0

Last updated: April 2021
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