Crime Statistics for Waltham’s Cross, Braintree, Essex, Nov 2019

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Crime Statistics for Waltham’s Cross, Braintree, Essex

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Waltham’s Cross using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so November 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 1 street level crime incidents in Waltham’s Cross in November 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Waltham’s Cross, 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 Crime1
All Crime1

Map of street level crime incidents in November 2019

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Waltham’s Cross. 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 Waltham’s Cross

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Finchingfield (1.39 miles)9
Great Bardfield (1.24 miles)7
Bridge End (1.39 miles)7
Blackmore End (2.48 miles)5
Little Bardfield (2.48 miles)2
Brickkiln Green (2.55 miles)2
Waltham’s Cross1
Bardfield Saling (2.56 miles)1
Shalford Green (2.24 miles)0
Crow’s Green (3.11 miles)0



Most violent places near Waltham’s Cross

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Finchingfield6
Great Bardfield5
Bridge End5
Waltham’s Cross1
Blackmore End0
Little Bardfield0
Brickkiln Green0
Bardfield Saling0
Shalford Green0
Crow’s Green0

Last updated: December 26, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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