Crime Statistics for Mardleybury, Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire

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Crime Statistics for Mardleybury, Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Mardleybury using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 26 street level crime incidents in Mardleybury in May 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour18
Violent Crime4
Criminal Damage Arson2
Bicycle Theft1
Public Order1
All Crime26

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Knebworth (1.39 miles)45
Oaklands (1.39 miles)29
Harmer Green (1.39 miles)29
Pottersheath (1.86 miles)20
Painter’s Green (0.62 miles)18
Hook’s Cross (1.39 miles)12
Tewin Wood (1.39 miles)9
Burnham Green (1.24 miles)5
Bull’s Green (0.88 miles)3

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

Most violent places near Mardleybury

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Harmer Green5
Painter’s Green2
Burnham Green2
Bull’s Green2
Hook’s Cross1
Tewin Wood0

Last updated: July 5, 2020
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