Crime Statistics for New Milton, New Forest, Hampshire, May 2019

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Crime Statistics for New Milton, New Forest, Hampshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in New Milton using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 73 street level crime incidents in New Milton in May 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 New Milton, 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 Crime28
Anti Social Behaviour7
Other Theft7
Vehicle Crime6
Criminal Damage Arson5
Public Order5
Other Crime1
All Crime73

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Ashley (1.24 miles)96
New Milton73
Walkford (1.39 miles)29
Tiptoe (1.76 miles)26
Bashley (1.39 miles)25
Bashley Park (1.39 miles)25
Highcliffe (1.75 miles)18
Barton on Sea (1.24 miles)15
Beckley (0.88 miles)13
Ashley Clinton (2.24 miles)4

Most violent places near New Milton

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

LocationViolent Incidents
New Milton28
Bashley Park14
Barton on Sea5
Ashley Clinton1

Last updated: July 8, 2019
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