Crime Statistics for Battlefield, Broad Oak, Shropshire, May 2019

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Crime Statistics for Battlefield, Broad Oak, Shropshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Battlefield using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 189 street level crime incidents in Battlefield in May 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour68
Violent Crime45
Vehicle Crime15
Criminal Damage Arson11
Public Order11
Other Theft8
Bicycle Theft3
Possession Of Weapons1
Theft From The Person1
All Crime189

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Spring Gdns (1.96 miles)433
Underdale (1.96 miles)433
Harlescott (0.62 miles)261
Monkmoor (1.86 miles)162
Upper Battlefield (0.62 miles)119
Broadoak (1.39 miles)40
Astley (1.39 miles)9
Upper Astley (1.76 miles)3
Ebreywood (1.96 miles)2

Most violent places near Battlefield

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Spring Gdns113
Upper Battlefield27
Upper Astley2

Last updated: July 6, 2019
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