Crime Statistics for Upper Clapton, London, Hackney, March 2021

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Crime Statistics for Upper Clapton, London, Hackney
Crime Statistics for Upper Clapton, London, Hackney
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Upper Clapton using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so March 2021 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 1080 street level crime incidents in Upper Clapton in March 2021. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour414
Violent Crime223
Vehicle Crime100
Public Order55
Other Theft50
Criminal Damage Arson46
Bicycle Theft31
Theft From The Person31
Other Crime6
Possession Of Weapons3
All Crime1080

Map of street level crime incidents in March 2021

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Homerton (1.39 miles)1583
Clapton Park (1.39 miles)1583
Lower Clapton (1.39 miles)1583
Stoke Newington (0.88 miles)1357
Lea Bridge (0.88 miles)1326
New River (1.69 miles)1319
South Tottenham (0.88 miles)1198
Upper Clapton1080
Tottenham Hale (1.24 miles)1033
Lea (Lee) (1.07 miles)767

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

Most violent places near Upper Clapton

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Clapton Park328
Lower Clapton328
Lea Bridge259
South Tottenham254
Stoke Newington234
New River228
Tottenham Hale227
Upper Clapton209
Lea (Lee)140

Last updated: March 2021
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