Crime Statistics for Four Lane End, Blackburn, Lancashire, Oct 2019

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Crime Statistics for Four Lane End, Blackburn, Lancashire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Four Lane End using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so October 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 393 street level crime incidents in Four Lane End in October 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 Four Lane End, 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 Crime128
Anti Social Behaviour108
Other Theft26
Public Order26
Criminal Damage Arson22
Vehicle Crime14
Bicycle Theft3
Theft From The Person3
Possession Of Weapons1
Other Crime1
All Crime393

Map of street level crime incidents in October 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Blackburn (1.39 miles)823
Brookhouse (0.88 miles)757
Little Harwood (1.24 miles)539
Four Lane End393
Brownhill (0.88 miles)205
Bank Hey (1.39 miles)205
Pleckgate (0.62 miles)125
Beardwood (0.62 miles)115
Lammack (0.62 miles)115

Most violent places near Four Lane End

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Four Lane End128
Little Harwood125
Bank Hey51

Last updated: November 23, 2019
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