Crime Statistics for North Walsham, Norfolk, May 2020

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Crime Statistics for North Walsham, North Walsham, Norfolk

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in North Walsham using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 2020 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 83 street level crime incidents in North Walsham in May 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour33
Violent Crime20
Drugs7
Criminal Damage Arson5
Public Order5
Other Theft3
Other Crime3
Burglary2
Theft From The Person2
Bicycle Theft1
Shoplifting1
Vehicle Crime1
All Crime83

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
North Walsham83
Spa Common (0.62 miles)75
Trunch (2.48 miles)7
Paston Green (3.1 miles)5
Felmingham (1.96 miles)3
Knapton (2.77 miles)3
Tungate (1.39 miles)1
Bengate (2.24 miles)1
Honing (3.1 miles)1
Briggate (2.63 miles)0

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Most violent places near North Walsham

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

LocationViolent Incidents
North Walsham20
Spa Common18
Paston Green3
Felmingham2
Trunch1
Knapton1
Tungate1
Honing1
Bengate0
Briggate0

Last updated: July 6, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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