Crime Statistics for South Stifford, North Stifford, Essex, Sep 2019

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Crime Statistics for South Stifford, North Stifford, Essex

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in South Stifford using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so September 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 264 street level crime incidents in South Stifford in September 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 South Stifford, 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 Crime55
Anti Social Behaviour50
Vehicle Crime29
Public Order23
Criminal Damage Arson19
Other Theft13
Other Crime4
Bicycle Theft3
Theft From The Person3
Possession Of Weapons1
All Crime264

Map of street level crime incidents in September 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Little Thurrock (1.96 miles)408
Lakeside (0.88 miles)284
South Stifford264
Grays (1.39 miles)259
Stone (2.78 miles)238
Knockhall (2.48 miles)233
South Ockendon (1.96 miles)198
Greenhithe (1.96 miles)168
North Stifford (1.39 miles)150
Aveley (2.24 miles)140

Most violent places near South Stifford

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Little Thurrock139
South Ockendon75
South Stifford55
North Stifford50

Last updated: November 2, 2019
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