Crime Statistics for Tonbridge, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent, Jun 2019

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Crime Statistics for Tonbridge, Tonbridge and Malling, Kent

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Tonbridge using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so June 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 226 street level crime incidents in Tonbridge in June 2019. 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 Tonbridge, 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 Crime72
Anti Social Behaviour37
Public Order26
Criminal Damage Arson21
Shoplifting19
Other Theft16
Vehicle Crime9
Burglary7
Theft From The Person6
Bicycle Theft5
Drugs4
Other Crime3
Robbery1
All Crime226

Map of street level crime incidents in June 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Cage Green (0.62 miles)252
Tonbridge226
Hadlow Stair (0.88 miles)182
Higham Wood (1.39 miles)126
Barden Park (1.24 miles)44
Parker’s Green (1.75 miles)32
Brook Street (1.39 miles)27
Pittswood (2.24 miles)26
Stocks Green (2.56 miles)6
Lower Haysden (1.96 miles)4



Most violent places near Tonbridge

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Cage Green82
Tonbridge72
Hadlow Stair55
Higham Wood47
Barden Park16
Parker’s Green13
Brook Street10
Pittswood10
Stocks Green2
Lower Haysden2

Last updated: August 20, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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