Crime Statistics for Tonge Corner, Swale, Kent, September 2019

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Crime Statistics for Tonge Corner, Swale, Kent

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Tonge Corner using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so September 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 50 street level crime incidents in Tonge Corner in September 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Burglary. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Tonge Corner, 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 Crime28
Burglary5
Anti Social Behaviour4
Public Order4
Vehicle Crime4
Criminal Damage Arson2
Other Theft2
Other Crime1
All Crime50

Map of street level crime incidents in September 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Milton Regis (2.55 miles)298
Kemsley (1.96 miles)154
Bapchild (1.96 miles)84
Tonge Corner50
Teynham (2.24 miles)37
Iwade (2.77 miles)37
Radfield (1.96 miles)34
Barrow Green (1.75 miles)33
Teynham Street (2.24 miles)29
Conyer (1.96 miles)17



Most violent places near Tonge Corner

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Milton Regis90
Kemsley59
Bapchild38
Tonge Corner28
Teynham15
Radfield13
Barrow Green12
Iwade10
Teynham Street9
Conyer8

Last updated: November 3, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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