Crime Statistics for Speed Gate, Sevenoaks, Kent, November 2019

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Crime Statistics for Speed Gate, Sevenoaks, Kent

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Speed Gate using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so November 2019 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 30 street level crime incidents in Speed Gate in November 2019. The largest category was Other Theft, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Other Theft9
Violent Crime7
Criminal Damage Arson5
Anti Social Behaviour2
Burglary2
Public Order2
Vehicle Crime2
Shoplifting1
All Crime30

Map of street level crime incidents in November 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Hartley Green (2.24 miles)53
Hartley (2.24 miles)53
New Ash Green (1.86 miles)44
Speed Gate30
Fawkham Green (0.62 miles)29
Farningham (1.96 miles)21
Horton Kirby (1.96 miles)19
Ash-cum-Ridley (1.96 miles)14
Eynsford (2.48 miles)14
Knockmill (2.48 miles)1



Most violent places near Speed Gate

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Hartley Green11
Hartley11
New Ash Green9
Speed Gate7
Farningham7
Fawkham Green6
Horton Kirby6
Eynsford6
Ash-cum-Ridley3
Knockmill0

Last updated: December 25, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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