Crime Statistics for Synwell, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire

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Crime Statistics for Synwell, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Synwell 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 8 street level crime incidents in Synwell 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 Synwell, 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 Crime4
Anti Social Behaviour2
Burglary1
Other Theft1
All Crime8

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 Synwell. 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 Synwell

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Holywell18
Coombe (0.62 miles)17
Synwell8
Little Avon (2.24 miles)7
Millend (1.96 miles)6
Pitt Court (1.96 miles)6
North Nibley (2.24 miles)6
Bournstream (1.39 miles)4
Forthay (2.24 miles)4
Southend (1.75 miles)1



Most violent places near Synwell

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Holywell5
Coombe5
Synwell4
Little Avon3
Millend2
Pitt Court2
Forthay2
North Nibley1
Bournstream0
Southend0

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


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