Crime Statistics for Sandbanks, Poole, July 2020

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Crime Statistics for Sandbanks, Sandbanks, Poole

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Sandbanks 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 17 street level crime incidents in Sandbanks in July 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Other Theft. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour10
Other Theft2
Bicycle Theft1
Violent Crime1
All Crime17

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 Sandbanks. 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 Sandbanks

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Bournemouth (3.51 miles)729
Talbot Woods (3.62 miles)429
Wallisdown (3.78 miles)415
Oakdale (3.35 miles)366
Longfleet (3.1 miles)352
Parkstone (2.56 miles)317
Talbot Heath (3.93 miles)285
Lower Hamworthy (3.1 miles)203
Canford Cliffs (1.39 miles)88

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

Most violent places near Sandbanks

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Talbot Woods114
Talbot Heath94
Lower Hamworthy52
Canford Cliffs16

Last updated: September 15, 2020
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