Crime Statistics for Spittlegate, Grantham, Lincolnshire, Apr 2021

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Crime Statistics for Spittlegate, Grantham, Lincolnshire
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 April 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 205 street level crime incidents in Spittlegate in April 2021. 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 Crime58
Anti Social Behaviour52
Public Order22
Criminal Damage Arson21
Other Theft15
Vehicle Crime7
Possession Of Weapons4
Bicycle Theft3
All Crime205

Map of street level crime incidents in April 2021

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.

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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 Spittlegate

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 Spittlegate has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Grantham Canal (0.79 miles)381
Grantham (1.24 miles)360
Earlsfield (0.88 miles)285
Green Hill (1.39 miles)283
Gonerby Hill Foot (1.96 miles)88
Barrowby (2.24 miles)17
Harlaxton (2.24 miles)5
Little Ponton (1.39 miles)2
Cold Harbour (2.48 miles)0

of 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 Canal88
Green Hill62
Gonerby Hill Foot16
Little Ponton0
Cold Harbour0

Last updated: April 2021
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