Crime Statistics for Spitalbrook, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, Dec 2020

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Crime Statistics for Spitalbrook, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Spitalbrook using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so December 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 87 street level crime incidents in Spitalbrook in December 2020. 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 Spitalbrook, 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 Crime22
Anti Social Behaviour15
Other Theft13
Criminal Damage Arson11
Public Order6
Vehicle Crime4
Bicycle Theft1
Theft From The Person1
Other Crime1
All Crime87

Map of street level crime incidents in December 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Hailey (1.24 miles)110
Rye Park (0.62 miles)108
St Margarets (1.96 miles)66
Keysers Estate (1.24 miles)62
Lea Navigation (1.45 miles)56
Hoddesdon (0.62 miles)55
Broxbourne (0.88 miles)38
Lower Nazeing (1.76 miles)15
Goose Green (1.39 miles)3

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

Most violent places near Spitalbrook

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Rye Park30
St Margarets24
Keysers Estate21
Lea Navigation19
Lower Nazeing4
Goose Green2

Last updated: February 4, 2021
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