Crime Statistics for Watton Green, Breckland, Norfolk, March 2021

StatisticsPic Via
Share
Crime Statistics for Watton Green, Breckland, Norfolk
Crime Statistics for Watton Green, Breckland, Norfolk
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Watton Green using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so March 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 47 street level crime incidents in Watton Green in March 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 Watton Green, 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 Crime23
Anti Social Behaviour7
Criminal Damage Arson4
Public Order3
Vehicle Crime3
Other Theft2
Shoplifting2
Other Crime2
Burglary1
All Crime47

Map of street level crime incidents in March 2021

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Watton Green47
Neaton (0.62 miles)39
Watton (0.88 miles)34
Caudlesprings (1.24 miles)25
Drurylane (1.24 miles)25
Carbrooke (1.39 miles)11
Ashill (3.1 miles)8
Saham Hills (1.75 miles)7
Saham Toney (1.96 miles)2
Caston (3.1 miles)0

8.7%
of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Watton Green

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Watton Green16
Caudlesprings14
Drurylane14
Neaton12
Watton10
Carbrooke8
Ashill4
Saham Hills1
Saham Toney1
Caston0

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

Top 50 worst places to live in England 2021
Top 50 worst places to live in England 2021

Share