Crime Statistics for Grange, Gillingham, Kent, May 2022

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The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Grange using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 2022 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 434 street level crime incidents in Grange in May 2022. 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 Grange, 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 Crime222
Anti Social Behaviour63
Criminal Damage Arson41
Other Theft30
Other Crime22
Vehicle Crime13
Public Order7
Bicycle Theft2
Possession Of Weapons1
All Crime434

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2022

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Brompton (1.86 miles)1100
Gillingham (1.39 miles)937
Lower Twydall (0.88 miles)205
Lower Rainham (1.39 miles)200
Twydall (1.24 miles)164
Rainham (2.24 miles)133
Capstone (1.96 miles)128
Hoo St Werburgh (2.56 miles)49
Hempstead (2.48 miles)39

Most violent places near Grange

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Lower Rainham77
Lower Twydall74
Hoo St Werburgh18

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Last updated: May 2022
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