Crime Statistics for Panshanger, Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire

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Crime Statistics for Panshanger, Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Panshanger using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so November 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 314 street level crime incidents in Panshanger in November 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour101
Violent Crime81
Vehicle Crime35
Criminal Damage Arson22
Public Order22
Other Theft18
Bicycle Theft3
Other Crime1
All Crime314

Map of street level crime incidents in November 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Peartree (0.88 miles)290
Handside (1.39 miles)198
Haldens (0.88 miles)167
Hall Grove (1.24 miles)165
Sherrardspark (1.24 miles)160
Tewin (1.39 miles)49
The Frythe (1.96 miles)18
Harmer Green (1.86 miles)13
Burnham Green (1.96 miles)5

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

Most violent places near Panshanger

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Hall Grove57
The Frythe2
Harmer Green2
Burnham Green0

Last updated: December 29, 2020
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