Crime Statistics for Great Chart, Ashford, Kent, March 2021

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Crime Statistics for Great Chart, Ashford, Kent
Crime Statistics for Great Chart, Ashford, Kent
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Great Chart using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so March 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 116 street level crime incidents in Great Chart in March 2021. 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 Great Chart, 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 Crime47
Anti Social Behaviour34
Criminal Damage Arson13
Other Theft7
Public Order3
Other Crime2
Bicycle Theft1
Theft From The Person1
Vehicle Crime1
All Crime116

Map of street level crime incidents in March 2021

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Ashford (1.39 miles)469
Bybrook (2.63 miles)363
Kennington (2.63 miles)363
Bockhanger (2.63 miles)363
South Ashford (1.24 miles)308
Great Chart116
South Willesborough (2.55 miles)105
Potters Corner (1.96 miles)101
Chilmington Green (0.62 miles)49
Hothfield (1.96 miles)16

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

Most violent places near Great Chart

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

LocationViolent Incidents
South Ashford114
Great Chart59
South Willesborough36
Chilmington Green23
Potters Corner18

Last updated: March 2021
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