Crime Statistics for Ruckinge, Ashford, Kent, February 2020

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Crime Statistics for Ruckinge, Ashford, Kent

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Ruckinge using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so February 2020 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 3 street level crime incidents in Ruckinge in February 2020. The largest category was Criminal Damage Arson, followed by Other Theft. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Criminal Damage Arson1
Other Theft1
Violent Crime1
All Crime3

Map of street level crime incidents in February 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Clap Hill (2.63 miles)9
Aldington (3.1 miles)9
South Stour (3.17 miles)8
Hamstreet (1.24 miles)5
Brenzett Green (3.17 miles)5
Royal Military Canal (1.31 miles)4
Bonnington (2.24 miles)4
Ruckinge3
Bilsington (1.39 miles)3
Aldington Frith (2.24 miles)0



Most violent places near Ruckinge

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Clap Hill4
Aldington4
Hamstreet3
Royal Military Canal3
Bonnington2
Brenzett Green1
Ruckinge1
Bilsington1
South Stour0
Aldington Frith0

Last updated: April 3, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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