Crime Statistics for Spittlegate, Grantham, Lincolnshire, Dec 2020

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Crime Statistics for Spittlegate, Grantham, Lincolnshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Spittlegate using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so December 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 134 street level crime incidents in Spittlegate in December 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 Spittlegate, 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 Crime52
Anti Social Behaviour29
Criminal Damage Arson12
Vehicle Crime6
Other Theft4
Public Order4
Other Crime3
Bicycle Theft2
Possession Of Weapons1
All Crime134

Map of street level crime incidents in December 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Grantham Canal (0.79 miles)275
Grantham (1.24 miles)269
Earlsfield (0.88 miles)193
Green Hill (1.39 miles)186
Gonerby Hill Foot (1.96 miles)61
Barrowby (2.24 miles)19
Harlaxton (2.24 miles)4
Cold Harbour (2.48 miles)1
Little Ponton (1.39 miles)0

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

Most violent places near Spittlegate

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Grantham Canal83
Green Hill50
Gonerby Hill Foot15
Cold Harbour0
Little Ponton0

Last updated: February 4, 2021
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