Crime Statistics for Canford Heath, Poole, Poole, July 2020

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Crime Statistics for Canford Heath, Poole, Poole

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Canford Heath using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so July 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 183 street level crime incidents in Canford Heath in July 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour67
Violent Crime56
Criminal Damage Arson15
Public Order14
Other Theft6
Bicycle Theft2
Theft From The Person1
Vehicle Crime1
Other Crime1
All Crime183

Map of street level crime incidents in July 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Wallisdown (1.96 miles)415
Oakdale (1.24 miles)366
Parkstone (1.96 miles)317
Turbary Common (1.86 miles)309
Alderney (1.24 miles)270
West Howe (1.96 miles)257
Canford Heath183
Broadstone (1.39 miles)106
Creekmoor (1.39 miles)92

of Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census

Most violent places near Canford Heath

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Turbary Common107
West Howe86
Canford Heath56

Last updated: September 1, 2020
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