Crime Statistics for Higher Audley, Blackburn, Lancashire, Oct 2019

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Crime Statistics for Higher Audley, Blackburn, Lancashire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Higher Audley 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 666 street level crime incidents in Higher Audley in October 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour194
Violent Crime185
Criminal Damage Arson68
Public Order46
Other Theft39
Vehicle Crime34
Theft From The Person6
Bicycle Theft4
Other Crime4
Possession Of Weapons2
All Crime666

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 Higher Audley. 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 Higher Audley

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Blackburn (0.62 miles)823
Brookhouse (0.88 miles)757
Higher Audley666
Little Harwood (1.24 miles)539
Higher Croft (0.88 miles)493
Intack (0.88 miles)423
Four Lane End (1.75 miles)393
Lower Darwen (1.39 miles)258
Knuzden Brook (1.24 miles)249
Ewood (1.75 miles)199

Most violent places near Higher Audley

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Higher Audley185
Higher Croft147
Four Lane End128
Little Harwood125
Lower Darwen93
Knuzden Brook73

Last updated: November 24, 2019
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