Crime Statistics for Stacksteads, Rossendale, Lancashire, Sep 2019

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Crime Statistics for Stacksteads, Rossendale, Lancashire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Stacksteads using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so September 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 39 street level crime incidents in Stacksteads in September 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour11
Violent Crime9
Criminal Damage Arson5
Burglary3
Other Theft3
Public Order2
Shoplifting2
Vehicle Crime2
Possession Of Weapons1
Robbery1
All Crime39

Map of street level crime incidents in September 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Bacup (1.39 miles)118
Broad Clough (1.76 miles)118
Newchurch (1.39 miles)111
Edgeside (0.88 miles)67
Belgrave (1.24 miles)51
Nun Hills (0.62 miles)46
Rake Head39
Stacksteads39
Waterfoot (0.62 miles)37
Boarsgreave (0.62 miles)1



Most violent places near Stacksteads

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Bacup40
Broad Clough39
Newchurch19
Edgeside18
Nun Hills15
Belgrave12
Rake Head9
Stacksteads9
Waterfoot5
Boarsgreave0

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


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