Crime Statistics for Peene, Folkestone and Hythe, Kent, April 2021

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Crime Statistics for Peene, Folkestone and Hythe, Kent
Crime Statistics for Peene, Folkestone and Hythe, Kent
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Peene using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so April 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 33 street level crime incidents in Peene in April 2021. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Shoplifting. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Peene, 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 Crime9
Anti Social Behaviour4
Other Crime4
Other Theft2
Possession Of Weapons2
Vehicle Crime2
Criminal Damage Arson1
Public Order1
All Crime33

Map of street level crime incidents in April 2021

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

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 Peene has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Morehall (1.39 miles)148
Coolinge (1.39 miles)148
Cheriton (0.88 miles)92
Shorncliffe Camp (1.39 miles)41
Horn Street (1.24 miles)29
Paddlesworth (1.39 miles)10
Arpinge (1.39 miles)10
Newington (0.62 miles)0
Frogholt (0.62 miles)0

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

Most violent places near Peene

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Shorncliffe Camp22
Horn Street15

Last updated: April 2021
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