Crime Statistics for St Margarets, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire, May 2020

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Crime Statistics for St Margarets, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in St Margarets 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 113 street level crime incidents in St Margarets 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 Behaviour44
Violent Crime25
Criminal Damage Arson9
Public Order6
Other Theft5
Vehicle Crime5
All Crime113

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 St Margarets. 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 St Margarets

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Hailey (0.88 miles)194
Rye Park (1.39 miles)186
Spitalbrook (1.96 miles)134
St Margarets113
Hoddesdon (2.24 miles)75
Rush Green (1.96 miles)51
Roydon (1.39 miles)31
Great Amwell (1.39 miles)19
Hertford Heath (1.86 miles)8
Goose Green (2.24 miles)5

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

Most violent places near St Margarets

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Rye Park56
St Margarets25
Rush Green8
Great Amwell8
Hertford Heath6
Goose Green1

Last updated: July 7, 2020
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