Crime Statistics for Stafford’s Corner, Colchester, Essex

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Crime Statistics for Stafford’s Corner, Colchester, Essex
Crime Statistics for Stafford’s Corner, Colchester, Essex
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Stafford’s Corner 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 1 street level crime incidents in Stafford’s Corner in April 2021. The largest category was Criminal Damage Arson.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Criminal Damage Arson1
All Crime1

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 Stafford’s Corner. 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 Stafford’s Corner

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 Stafford’s Corner has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Layer Breton (1.75 miles)2
Birch Green (1.75 miles)2
Birch (2.24 miles)2
Stafford’s Corner1
Great Wigborough (0.62 miles)1
Little Wigborough (0.88 miles)1
Peldon (1.24 miles)1
Salcott (2.24 miles)1
Layer Brook (1.65 miles)0
Abberton Reservoir (1.69 miles)0

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

Most violent places near Stafford’s Corner

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Layer Breton1
Birch Green1
Stafford’s Corner0
Great Wigborough0
Little Wigborough0
Layer Brook0
Abberton Reservoir0

Last updated: April 2021
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