Crime Statistics for Speke, Liverpool, Liverpool, August 2019

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Crime Statistics for Speke, Liverpool, Liverpool

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Speke using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 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 152 street level crime incidents in Speke in August 2019. 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 Speke, 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 Crime32
Anti Social Behaviour20
Other Theft20
Public Order19
Criminal Damage Arson12
Vehicle Crime6
Other Crime4
Bicycle Theft2
Possession Of Weapons2
Theft From The Person1
All Crime152

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Halewood (1.24 miles)179
Gateacre (2.78 miles)141
Garston (2.56 miles)138
Netherley (3.11 miles)138
Allerton (2.63 miles)131
Grassendale (3.34 miles)128
Hale (1.39 miles)27
Hale Bank (2.48 miles)23
Tarbock Green (2.78 miles)11

Most violent places near Speke

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Tarbock Green5
Hale Bank3

Last updated: October 4, 2019
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