Crime Statistics for Edge End, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire

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Crime Statistics for Edge End, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Edge End using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so October 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 5 street level crime incidents in Edge End in October 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Other Theft. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour2
Other Theft2
Public Order1
All Crime5

Map of street level crime incidents in October 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Baker’s Hill (1.39 miles)62
Broadwell (1.39 miles)62
Berry Hill (1.39 miles)43
Christchurch (1.39 miles)43
Five Acres (1.39 miles)43
Cannop (1.39 miles)11
Joyford (1.24 miles)6
Shortstanding (1.24 miles)6
Edge End5
Carterspiece (0.62 miles)2

Most violent places near Edge End

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Baker’s Hill16
Berry Hill9
Five Acres9
Edge End0

Last updated: November 23, 2019
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