Crime Statistics for Brunshaw, Burnley, Lancashire, May 2019

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Crime Statistics for Brunshaw, Burnley, Lancashire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Brunshaw using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 443 street level crime incidents in Brunshaw in May 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour148
Violent Crime112
Other Theft45
Criminal Damage Arson26
Public Order20
Vehicle Crime10
Other Crime5
Theft From The Person4
Bicycle Theft2
All Crime443

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Burnley (1.24 miles)592
Burnley Lane (1.39 miles)473
Burnley Wood (0.88 miles)328
Reedley (1.96 miles)263
Harle Syke (1.96 miles)178
Brownside (0.62 miles)170
Haggate (2.24 miles)50
Cockden (1.75 miles)41
Walk Mill (1.39 miles)4

Most violent places near Brunshaw

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Burnley Lane134
Burnley Wood72
Harle Syke51
Walk Mill2

Last updated: July 6, 2019
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