Crime Statistics for Watford, Daventry, Northamptonshire, Nov 2019

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Crime Statistics for Watford, Daventry, Northamptonshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Watford using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so November 2019 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 9 street level crime incidents in Watford in November 2019. The largest category was Vehicle Crime, followed by Other Theft. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Vehicle Crime4
Other Theft2
Violent Crime2
Robbery1
All Crime9

Map of street level crime incidents in November 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Drayton (4.48 miles)121
Long Buckby (1.39 miles)16
Watford9
Crick (2.78 miles)9
Long Buckby Wharf (1.96 miles)6
Barby (3.92 miles)6
Barby Nortoft (3.97 miles)3
Great Brington (4.16 miles)1
Brockhall (4.17 miles)1
Ashby St Ledgers (1.86 miles)0



Most violent places near Watford

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Drayton39
Long Buckby4
Barby3
Watford2
Crick1
Barby Nortoft1
Long Buckby Wharf0
Great Brington0
Brockhall0
Ashby St Ledgers0

Last updated: December 26, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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