Crime Statistics for Freelands, Alnwick, Northumberland, Apr 2022

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The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Freelands using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so April 2022 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 75 street level crime incidents in Freelands in April 2022. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour30
Violent Crime20
Public Order9
Criminal Damage Arson5
Other Theft4
Vehicle Crime2
Theft From The Person1
All Crime75

Map of street level crime incidents in April 2022

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Alnwick (0.88 miles)123
Alnmouth (3.34 miles)8
Shilbottle Grange (2.56 miles)7
Shilbottle (2.48 miles)6
Littlehoughton (3.51 miles)3
Longhoughton (3.62 miles)3
Bilton (2.24 miles)2
High Buston (3.51 miles)0
Boulmer (4.51 miles)0

Most violent places near Freelands

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Shilbottle Grange3
High Buston0

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Last updated: April 2022
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