Crime Statistics for Upper Clapton, London, Hackney, November 2019

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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 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 867 street level crime incidents in Upper Clapton in November 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour219
Violent Crime187
Vehicle Crime83
Other Theft70
Public Order50
Criminal Damage Arson42
Bicycle Theft26
Theft From The Person21
Possession Of Weapons1
Other Crime1
All Crime867

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 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)1359
Clapton Park (1.39 miles)1359
Lower Clapton (1.39 miles)1359
Stoke Newington (0.88 miles)1223
Lea Bridge (0.88 miles)1113
South Tottenham (0.88 miles)1096
New River (1.69 miles)1093
Tottenham Hale (1.24 miles)1036
Upper Clapton867
Lea (Lee) (1.07 miles)624

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 Park297
Lower Clapton297
Lea Bridge255
Stoke Newington228
South Tottenham208
New River189
Upper Clapton187
Tottenham Hale186
Lea (Lee)138

Last updated: December 26, 2019
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