Crime Statistics for Youngsbury, Youngsbury, Hertfordshire, May 2019

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Crime Statistics for Youngsbury, Youngsbury, Hertfordshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Youngsbury using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 16 street level crime incidents in Youngsbury in May 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 Youngsbury, 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 Crime3
Anti Social Behaviour3
Drugs2
Public Order2
Vehicle Crime2
Burglary1
Criminal Damage Arson1
Other Theft1
Possession Of Weapons1
All Crime16

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Youngsbury16
High Cross (0.62 miles)16
Colliers End (1.24 miles)14
Thundridge (1.39 miles)10
Kettle Green (2.48 miles)6
Cold Christmas (1.39 miles)2
Bakers End (1.76 miles)2
Babbs Green (1.76 miles)2
Wareside (2.24 miles)2
Helham Green (2.24 miles)2



Most violent places near Youngsbury

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Youngsbury3
High Cross3
Colliers End3
Thundridge2
Kettle Green2
Cold Christmas1
Bakers End1
Babbs Green1
Wareside1
Helham Green1

Last updated: July 10, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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