Crime Statistics for Boston West, Boston, Lincolnshire, August 2021

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Crime Statistics for Boston West, Boston, Lincolnshire
Crime Statistics for Boston West, Boston, Lincolnshire
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Boston West using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 2021 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 1 street level crime incidents in Boston West in August 2021. The largest category was Violent Crime.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Boston West, 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 Crime1
All Crime1

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2021

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Boston West. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

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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 Boston West

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Boston (2.55 miles)405
Frampton West End (2.56 miles)5
Frith Bank (1.75 miles)4
Anton’s Gowt (1.39 miles)3
Langrick Bridge (2.24 miles)2
Boston Long Hedges (3.92 miles)2
Boston West1
Langrick (2.63 miles)1
Fishtoft Drove (2.78 miles)0
Frithville (3.34 miles)0

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

Most violent places near Boston West

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Boston Long Hedges2
Frampton West End1
Boston West1
Frith Bank0
Anton’s Gowt0
Langrick Bridge0
Fishtoft Drove0

Last updated: August 2021
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