Crime Statistics for Runsell Green, Chelmsford, Essex, August 2019

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Crime Statistics for Runsell Green, Chelmsford, Essex

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Runsell Green using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 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 22 street level crime incidents in Runsell Green in August 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Other Theft. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Runsell 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 Crime6
Other Theft4
Anti Social Behaviour3
Public Order3
Criminal Damage Arson1
Drugs1
Shoplifting1
Theft From The Person1
Vehicle Crime1
Other Crime1
All Crime22

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Danbury Common (0.88 miles)24
Gay Bowers (0.62 miles)23
Runsell Green22
Bicknacre (1.96 miles)16
Danbury (1.24 miles)12
Horne Row (1.39 miles)10
Little Baddow (1.75 miles)6
Butt’s Green (2.24 miles)2
Cock Clarks (2.24 miles)1
Curling Tye Green (2.24 miles)0



Most violent places near Runsell Green

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Danbury Common7
Gay Bowers7
Runsell Green6
Bicknacre6
Little Baddow5
Danbury3
Horne Row3
Butt’s Green0
Cock Clarks0
Curling Tye Green0

Last updated: October 4, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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