Crime Statistics for Little Melton, Norfolk, September 2021

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Crime Statistics for Little Melton, Little Melton, Norfolk
Crime Statistics for Little Melton, Little Melton, Norfolk
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Little Melton using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so September 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 17 street level crime incidents in Little Melton in September 2021. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Drugs. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Little Melton, 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 Crime10
Drugs2
Public Order2
Anti Social Behaviour1
Criminal Damage Arson1
Possession Of Weapons1
All Crime17

Map of street level crime incidents in September 2021

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

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 Little Melton has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Earlham (2.23 miles)210
Bunker’s Hill (2.24 miles)177
Bowthorpe (1.96 miles)91
Colney (1.39 miles)57
Cringleford (1.96 miles)27
Little Melton17
Hethersett (1.39 miles)9
Bawburgh (1.39 miles)9
Intwood (2.24 miles)3
High Green (1.96 miles)1

4.9%
of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Little Melton

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Earlham106
Bunker’s Hill86
Bowthorpe34
Colney22
Cringleford10
Little Melton10
Hethersett7
Bawburgh5
Intwood1
High Green1

Last updated: September 2021
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0

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