Crime Statistics for Stoke Newington, London, Hackney, July 2020

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Crime Statistics for Stoke Newington, London, Hackney

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Stoke Newington using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so July 2020 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 1676 street level crime incidents in Stoke Newington in July 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour600
Violent Crime301
Vehicle Crime130
Bicycle Theft104
Other Theft102
Public Order91
Criminal Damage Arson67
Theft From The Person28
Other Crime8
Possession Of Weapons5
All Crime1676

Map of street level crime incidents in July 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Dalston (1.39 miles)2474
Clapton Park (1.39 miles)2046
Lower Clapton (1.39 miles)2046
Homerton (1.39 miles)2046
Canonbury (1.39 miles)1988
Highbury (1.39 miles)1802
Lea Bridge (1.24 miles)1681
Stoke Newington1676
South Tottenham (1.24 miles)1491
Upper Clapton (0.88 miles)1180

of Hackney residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census

Most violent places near Stoke Newington

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Clapton Park388
Lower Clapton388
Lea Bridge337
Stoke Newington301
South Tottenham287
Upper Clapton247

Last updated: September 17, 2020
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