Crime Statistics for Shooters Hill, London, Greenwich, August 2019

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Crime Statistics for Shooters Hill, London, Greenwich

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Shooters Hill using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 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 313 street level crime incidents in Shooters Hill in August 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Vehicle Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Shooters 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 Crime83
Vehicle Crime51
Anti Social Behaviour50
Shoplifting32
Other Theft28
Criminal Damage Arson21
Burglary16
Public Order10
Drugs8
Other Crime5
Theft From The Person4
Robbery3
Bicycle Theft1
Possession Of Weapons1
All Crime313

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Plumstead (1.39 miles)763
North Woolwich (1.86 miles)631
Charlton (1.75 miles)544
Kidbrooke (1.24 miles)374
Plumstead Common (1.39 miles)342
Shooters Hill313
Horn Park (1.89 miles)298
Avery Hill (1.39 miles)229
Falconwood (1.39 miles)205
Blackfen (1.75 miles)194



Most violent places near Shooters Hill

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Plumstead210
North Woolwich157
Charlton129
Plumstead Common106
Shooters Hill83
Kidbrooke75
Horn Park63
Blackfen54
Falconwood52
Avery Hill46

Last updated: October 4, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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