Crime Statistics for Cockernhoe, Wigmore, Luton, October 2019

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Crime Statistics for Cockernhoe, Wigmore, Luton

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Cockernhoe using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so October 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 166 street level crime incidents in Cockernhoe in October 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Other Theft. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Cockernhoe, 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 Crime42
Other Theft34
Vehicle Crime24
Anti Social Behaviour18
Shoplifting10
Public Order9
Criminal Damage Arson8
Burglary7
Drugs4
Possession Of Weapons3
Theft From The Person3
Robbery2
Other Crime2
All Crime166

Map of street level crime incidents in October 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Round Green (1.96 miles)1000
Biscot (2.55 miles)929
Hart Hill (1.39 miles)781
Stopsley (1.24 miles)344
Mangrove Green166
Cockernhoe166
Wandon End (0.88 miles)93
Tea Green (0.62 miles)38
Great Offley (2.24 miles)9
Breachwood Green (1.96 miles)4



Most violent places near Cockernhoe

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Round Green283
Biscot280
Hart Hill211
Stopsley104
Mangrove Green42
Cockernhoe42
Wandon End13
Tea Green9
Great Offley1
Breachwood Green0

Last updated: November 23, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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