Crime Statistics for Runham, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, December 2020

StatisticsPic Via
Share

Crime Statistics for Runham, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Runham using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so December 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 226 street level crime incidents in Runham in December 2020. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Public Order. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Runham, 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 Crime87
Public Order41
Anti Social Behaviour24
Shoplifting24
Criminal Damage Arson22
Other Theft7
Drugs5
Vehicle Crime4
Possession Of Weapons3
Robbery3
Other Crime3
Burglary2
Bicycle Theft1
All Crime226

Map of street level crime incidents in December 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Great Yarmouth (0.88 miles)435
Southtown (1.39 miles)309
Runham226
Cobholm Island (0.62 miles)223
Gorleston-on-Sea (3.16 miles)173
South Denes (2.77 miles)170
Caister-on-Sea (2.56 miles)38
Burgh Castle (3.1 miles)18
Mautby (3.1 miles)1
Filby Heath (3.34 miles)0

6.6%
of Great Yarmouth residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Runham

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Great Yarmouth182
Southtown133
Runham87
South Denes87
Cobholm Island84
Gorleston-on-Sea84
Caister-on-Sea13
Burgh Castle13
Mautby0
Filby Heath0

Last updated: February 4, 2021
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


Top 10 worst places to live in England 2020






Share
  1. Gayton, Norfolk

    Gayton, Norfolk

  2. Downham Market: from ex-cons in the flats by the train tracks to the Retreat Estate

    Downham Market: from ex-cons in the flats by the train tracks to the Retreat Estate

  3. “Dirty GY” a.k.a Great Yarmouth

    “Dirty GY” a.k.a Great Yarmouth

  4. Diss, at least it sounds like a nice place

    Diss, at least it sounds like a nice place

  5. Pretty Far from ‘Great’ Yarmouth

    Pretty Far from ‘Great’ Yarmouth

  6. Hunstanton – don’t waste your time

    Hunstanton – don’t waste your time

  7. Thetford is very, very scary

    Thetford is very, very scary

  8. Watton – Most Boring Town Ever

    Watton – Most Boring Town Ever

  9. Great Yarmouth – A museum of bleakness and decay

    Great Yarmouth – A museum of bleakness and decay