Crime Statistics for Horsehay, New Works, Shropshire, September 2020

StatisticsPic Via

Crime Statistics for Horsehay, New Works, Shropshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Horsehay using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so September 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 55 street level crime incidents in Horsehay in September 2020. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Criminal Damage Arson. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Horsehay, 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 Crime32
Criminal Damage Arson7
Other Theft5
Burglary3
Public Order3
Other Crime2
Robbery1
Shoplifting1
Vehicle Crime1
All Crime55

Map of street level crime incidents in September 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Town Park (1.39 miles)270
Town Centre (1.39 miles)270
Malinslee (1.39 miles)236
Aqueduct (1.39 miles)133
Little Dawley (0.88 miles)129
Dalwey (0.62 miles)111
Lawley (0.62 miles)63
Horsehay55
Doseley (0.62 miles)29
Coalmoor (0.62 miles)9

7.3%
of Telford and Wrekin residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Horsehay

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Town Park139
Town Centre139
Malinslee112
Little Dawley72
Aqueduct60
Dalwey58
Lawley34
Horsehay32
Doseley15
Coalmoor5

Last updated: November 17, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0

>>>It’s that time of year again <<<
The poll to find the worst place to live in England 2021 is now open!

Is Horsehay the worst place to live in England in 2021?
VOTE NOW!

Top 10 worst places to live in England 2020






  1. Whitchurch (Wem): The abyss of Shropshire

    Whitchurch (Wem): The abyss of Shropshire

  2. Oswestry: their trainers and fake Fred Perry polo shirts are caked in sweat & kebabs

    Oswestry: their trainers and fake Fred Perry polo shirts are caked in sweat & kebabs

  3. Market Drayton = Full Spectrum Grief Pit

    Market Drayton = Full Spectrum Grief Pit

  4. Donnington, Telford – Home of alleged perverts and drugs

    Donnington, Telford – Home of alleged perverts and drugs

  5. Wellington, Telford: A depressive hole of wasters

    Wellington, Telford: A depressive hole of wasters