Crime Statistics for Parsonage Green, Chelmsford, Essex, Apr 2021

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Crime Statistics for Parsonage Green, Chelmsford, Essex
Crime Statistics for Parsonage Green, Chelmsford, Essex
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Parsonage 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 140 street level crime incidents in Parsonage 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 Parsonage 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 Crime48
Anti Social Behaviour34
Public Order12
Criminal Damage Arson10
Other Theft8
Shoplifting8
Vehicle Crime7
Other Crime6
Burglary4
Bicycle Theft1
Drugs1
Possession Of Weapons1
All Crime140

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 Parsonage 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 Parsonage 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 Parsonage Green has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Springfield (1.39 miles)501
Broomfield140
Parsonage Green140
Little Waltham (1.24 miles)48
Minnow End (1.24 miles)48
Blasford Hill (0.62 miles)47
Broad’s Green (1.39 miles)31
Great Waltham (1.96 miles)13
Chignall St James (1.96 miles)11
Breeds (1.75 miles)1

7.6%
of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Parsonage Green

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Springfield174
Broomfield48
Parsonage Green48
Little Waltham24
Minnow End24
Blasford Hill22
Broad’s Green17
Great Waltham5
Chignall St James2
Breeds0

Last updated: April 2021
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0

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