Crime Statistics for Wanstead, London, Redbridge, June 2019

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Crime Statistics for Wanstead, London, Redbridge

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Wanstead using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so June 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 439 street level crime incidents in Wanstead in June 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour110
Violent Crime87
Vehicle Crime68
Other Theft36
Criminal Damage Arson27
Public Order21
Bicycle Theft20
Other Crime5
Theft From The Person4
Possession Of Weapons1
All Crime439

Map of street level crime incidents in June 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Forest Gate (1.86 miles)1518
Walthamstow (1.96 miles)1122
Manor Park (2.24 miles)1099
Newbury Park (2.48 miles)828
Hale End (2.24 miles)589
Aldersbrook (0.62 miles)569
Cranbrook (1.39 miles)533
Barkingside (2.55 miles)417
South Woodford (1.24 miles)300

Most violent places near Wanstead

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Forest Gate291
Manor Park256
Newbury Park189
Hale End145
South Woodford58

Last updated: August 20, 2019
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