Crime Statistics for Edgworth, Turton Bottoms, Lancashire, Aug 2019

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Crime Statistics for Edgworth, Turton Bottoms, Lancashire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Edgworth using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 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 9 street level crime incidents in Edgworth in August 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Other Theft. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour5
Other Theft3
Violent Crime1
All Crime9

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Edgworth9
Toppings (2.24 miles)5
Chapeltown (0.88 miles)4
Turton Bottoms (0.88 miles)4
Bromley Cross (1.96 miles)3
Dunscar (2.24 miles)1
Egerton (2.24 miles)1
Affetside (1.96 miles)0
Greenmount (2.24 miles)0
Holcombe Brook (2.24 miles)0



Most violent places near Edgworth

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Toppings2
Edgworth1
Chapeltown1
Turton Bottoms1
Bromley Cross0
Dunscar0
Egerton0
Affetside0
Greenmount0
Holcombe Brook0

Last updated: October 2, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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