Crime Statistics for South Hornchurch, London, Havering, Oct 2019

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Crime Statistics for South Hornchurch, London, Havering

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in South Hornchurch using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so October 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 200 street level crime incidents in South Hornchurch in October 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 South Hornchurch, 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 Crime52
Anti Social Behaviour44
Vehicle Crime25
Criminal Damage Arson11
Public Order11
Other Theft7
Theft From The Person3
Other Crime3
All Crime200

Map of street level crime incidents in October 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Becontree (2.24 miles)601
Thamesmead (3.1 miles)518
Dagenham (1.96 miles)465
Rush Green (2.56 miles)366
Castle Green (2.48 miles)258
Hornchurch (2.24 miles)217
South Hornchurch200
Rainham (0.88 miles)143
Corbets Tey (2.77 miles)33
Hacton (1.96 miles)26

Most violent places near South Hornchurch

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Rush Green112
Castle Green73
South Hornchurch52
Corbets Tey6

Last updated: November 25, 2019
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