Crime Statistics for Notting Hill, London, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

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Crime Statistics for Notting Hill, London, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Notting Hill using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so April 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 1489 street level crime incidents in Notting Hill in April 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour772
Violent Crime202
Drugs114
Other Theft72
Burglary70
Public Order63
Vehicle Crime59
Criminal Damage Arson37
Bicycle Theft32
Shoplifting29
Robbery16
Possession Of Weapons8
Theft From The Person8
Other Crime7
All Crime1489

Map of street level crime incidents in April 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Maida Vale (1.39 miles)2131
Kensal Town (1.24 miles)1809
Bayswater (0.62 miles)1642
Paddington (1.39 miles)1581
Notting Hill1489
Brook Green (0.88 miles)1471
North Kensington (0.88 miles)1469
Kensington (0.88 miles)1289
Shepherd’s Bush (1.24 miles)1280
Hammersmith (1.39 miles)1180

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Most violent places near Notting Hill

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Maida Vale254
Kensal Town245
Brook Green243
Bayswater233
North Kensington212
Notting Hill202
Shepherd’s Bush197
Paddington195
Kensington176
Hammersmith159

Last updated: June 5, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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