Crime Statistics for Shaw Green, Chorley, Lancashire, May 2020

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Crime Statistics for Shaw Green, Chorley, Lancashire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Shaw Green using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 29 street level crime incidents in Shaw Green in May 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour20
Violent Crime7
Burglary1
Public Order1
All Crime29

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Euxton (1.86 miles)73
Bolton Green (1.96 miles)37
Shaw Green29
Eccleston (0.88 miles)27
Barber’s Moor (1.96 miles)25
Pincock (1.96 miles)23
Heskin Green (1.96 miles)21
Croston (2.56 miles)16
Charnock Green (2.24 miles)9
Runshaw Moor (0.88 miles)5

3.7%
of Chorley residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Shaw Green

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Euxton11
Shaw Green7
Barber’s Moor6
Croston6
Bolton Green5
Pincock5
Eccleston4
Heskin Green3
Charnock Green2
Runshaw Moor1

Last updated: July 7, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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