Crime Statistics for Haggate, Burnley, Lancashire, February 2020

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Crime Statistics for Haggate, Burnley, Lancashire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Haggate using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so February 2020 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 17 street level crime incidents in Haggate in February 2020. 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 Haggate, 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 Crime8
Anti Social Behaviour5
Other Theft3
Criminal Damage Arson1
All Crime17

Map of street level crime incidents in February 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Burnley Lane (1.96 miles)413
Nelson (1.39 miles)384
Reedley (1.86 miles)277
Little Marsden (1.75 miles)270
Marsden Height (0.88 miles)226
Harle Syke (0.62 miles)111
Brierfield (1.96 miles)110
Haggate17
Lane Bottom17
Cockden (0.62 miles)16



Most violent places near Haggate

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Nelson141
Burnley Lane117
Little Marsden99
Reedley93
Marsden Height83
Harle Syke39
Brierfield32
Haggate8
Lane Bottom8
Cockden8

Last updated: March 30, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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