Crime Statistics for North Skelton, New Skelton, Redcar and Cleveland

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Crime Statistics for North Skelton, New Skelton, Redcar and Cleveland

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in North Skelton 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 68 street level crime incidents in North Skelton in November 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Anti Social Behaviour. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in North Skelton, this category is usually the largest in any urban area. This is partly because 'Violent Crime' covers so many offences compared to say Burglary

Crime CategoryIncidents
Violent Crime21
Anti Social Behaviour16
Criminal Damage Arson14
Other Theft6
Burglary5
Public Order2
Vehicle Crime2
Robbery1
Shoplifting1
All Crime68

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 North Skelton. 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 North Skelton

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

LocationCrime Incidents
New Skelton (0.62 miles)80
Loftus (2.48 miles)69
North Skelton68
Brotton (0.88 miles)66
Saltburn-by-the-Sea (1.96 miles)48
New Brotton (1.39 miles)46
Carlin How (1.96 miles)42
Boosbeck (0.88 miles)29
Stranghow (1.86 miles)22
Margrove Park (2.24 miles)3



Most violent places near North Skelton

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

LocationViolent Incidents
New Skelton26
North Skelton21
Loftus18
Saltburn-by-the-Sea18
Brotton16
New Brotton14
Boosbeck14
Carlin How13
Stranghow7
Margrove Park0

Last updated: December 22, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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