Crime Statistics for Bredhurst, Maidstone, Kent, July 2021

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Crime Statistics for Bredhurst, Maidstone, Kent
Crime Statistics for Bredhurst, Maidstone, Kent
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Bredhurst using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so July 2021 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 48 street level crime incidents in Bredhurst in July 2021. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour23
Violent Crime9
Other Theft2
Public Order2
Vehicle Crime2
Other Crime2
Criminal Damage Arson1
All Crime48

Map of street level crime incidents in July 2021

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Bredhurst. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

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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 Bredhurst

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Rainham (2.24 miles)190
Twydall (2.48 miles)167
Moor Street (2.63 miles)131
Capstone (1.96 miles)116
Hempstead (1.24 miles)91
Farthing Corner (1.39 miles)88
Lords Wood (1.24 miles)76
Kemsley Street (0.62 miles)30
Lower Cox Street (1.75 miles)7

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

Most violent places near Bredhurst

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Moor Street56
Farthing Corner31
Lords Wood29
Kemsley Street5
Lower Cox Street3

Last updated: July 2021
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