Crime Statistics for Sheriff Hill, Gateshead, Gateshead, Nov 2019

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Crime Statistics for Sheriff Hill, Gateshead, Gateshead

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Sheriff Hill 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 348 street level crime incidents in Sheriff Hill in November 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 Sheriff Hill, 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 Crime95
Anti Social Behaviour52
Shoplifting42
Public Order38
Vehicle Crime34
Criminal Damage Arson30
Other Theft30
Burglary13
Other Crime8
Drugs2
Bicycle Theft1
Possession Of Weapons1
Robbery1
Theft From The Person1
All Crime348

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 Sheriff Hill. 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 Sheriff Hill

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Carr Hill (0.62 miles)510
Saltwell (0.88 miles)485
Felling (0.88 miles)407
Sheriff Hill348
Heworth (1.39 miles)311
Beacon Lough (0.88 miles)245
Chowdene (0.88 miles)181
Harlow Green (1.24 miles)134
Gateshead (1.24 miles)105
Team Valley (1.24 miles)105



Most violent places near Sheriff Hill

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Carr Hill138
Saltwell131
Felling112
Heworth111
Sheriff Hill95
Beacon Lough80
Chowdene48
Harlow Green44
Gateshead35
Team Valley35

Last updated: December 25, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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