Crime Statistics for Temple Fields, Harlow, Essex, September 2019

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Crime Statistics for Temple Fields, Harlow, Essex

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Temple Fields 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 180 street level crime incidents in Temple Fields 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 Temple Fields, 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 Crime57
Anti Social Behaviour55
Public Order14
Criminal Damage Arson12
Vehicle Crime9
Other Theft8
Bicycle Theft2
Other Crime1
All Crime180

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 Temple Fields. 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 Temple Fields

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Harlow (1.96 miles)644
Netteswell (1.39 miles)598
Mark Hall South (1.24 miles)464
Little Parndon (2.24 miles)354
Mark Hall North (0.62 miles)270
Temple Fields180
Churchgate Street (1.39 miles)81
Campions (1.24 miles)64
Stort (1.62 miles)44
Lower Sheering (2.24 miles)39

Most violent places near Temple Fields

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Mark Hall South150
Little Parndon127
Mark Hall North90
Temple Fields57
Churchgate Street26
Lower Sheering6

Last updated: November 3, 2019
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