Crime Statistics for Waterford, Hertfordshire, October 2019

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Crime Statistics for Waterford, Waterford, Hertfordshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Waterford 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 74 street level crime incidents in Waterford 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 Waterford, 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 Crime21
Anti Social Behaviour13
Shoplifting9
Criminal Damage Arson8
Vehicle Crime6
Burglary5
Public Order5
Other Theft4
Bicycle Theft2
Drugs1
All Crime74

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 Waterford. 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 Waterford

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Bengeo (0.88 miles)199
Hartham (0.88 miles)199
Hertford (1.39 miles)176
Waterford74
Broadoak End (0.88 miles)56
Hertingfordbury (1.39 miles)44
Tewin (2.48 miles)32
Birch Green (2.24 miles)5
Staines Green (2.24 miles)5
Tonwell (2.24 miles)3



Most violent places near Waterford

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Bengeo44
Hartham44
Hertford42
Waterford21
Broadoak End18
Hertingfordbury14
Tewin12
Birch Green0
Staines Green0
Tonwell0

Last updated: November 26, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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