Crime Statistics for New Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk, November 2021

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Crime Statistics for New Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk
Crime Statistics for New Costessey, Norwich, Norfolk
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in New Costessey using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so November 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 170 street level crime incidents in New Costessey in November 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 New Costessey, 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 Crime79
Anti Social Behaviour20
Public Order15
Criminal Damage Arson13
Other Theft11
Vehicle Crime5
Bicycle Theft3
Other Crime3
Possession Of Weapons2
All Crime170

Map of street level crime incidents in November 2021

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

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 New Costessey has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Mile Cross (1.86 miles)357
Earlham (1.39 miles)194
New Costessey170
Bunker’s Hill (0.62 miles)147
Hellesdon (1.75 miles)105
Bowthorpe (0.88 miles)68
Costessey Park (1.39 miles)60
Colney (1.86 miles)44
Costessey (1.39 miles)30
Drayton (1.86 miles)24

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

Most violent places near New Costessey

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Mile Cross172
New Costessey79
Bunker’s Hill67
Costessey Park23

Last updated: November 2021
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