Crime Statistics for Brighton le Sands, Sefton, Sefton, May 2021

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Crime Statistics for Brighton le Sands, Sefton, Sefton
Crime Statistics for Brighton le Sands, Sefton, Sefton
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Brighton le Sands using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 2021 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 69 street level crime incidents in Brighton le Sands in May 2021. 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 Brighton le Sands, 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 Crime25
Anti Social Behaviour14
Public Order14
Other Theft6
Criminal Damage Arson2
Vehicle Crime2
All Crime69

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2021

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Brighton le Sands. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

How grim is your Postcode?

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 Brighton le Sands

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Litherland (1.96 miles)438
Great Crosby (1.24 miles)287
Buckley Hill (2.48 miles)272
Waterloo Park (1.39 miles)267
Crosby (0.88 miles)169
Waterloo (0.88 miles)169
Little Crosby (1.39 miles)87
Brighton le Sands69
Lady Green (2.56 miles)15

of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census

Most violent places near Brighton le Sands

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Buckley Hill103
Waterloo Park89
Great Crosby83
Brighton le Sands25
Little Crosby20
Lady Green4

Last updated: May 2021
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