Crime Statistics for Newington, Craven Arms, Shropshire, Apr 2021

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Crime Statistics for Newington, Craven Arms, Shropshire
Crime Statistics for Newington, Craven Arms, Shropshire
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Newington using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so April 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 18 street level crime incidents in Newington in April 2021. 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 Newington, 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 Crime7
Criminal Damage Arson5
Shoplifting2
Drugs1
Other Theft1
Public Order1
Vehicle Crime1
All Crime18

Map of street level crime incidents in April 2021

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

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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 Newington

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 Newington has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Halford18
Newington18
Craven Arms (0.62 miles)18
Cheney Longville (0.88 miles)8
Upper Dinchope (1.24 miles)3
Shawbank (1.86 miles)2
Strefford (1.39 miles)0
Leamoor Common (1.96 miles)0
Upper Affcot (1.96 miles)0
Bushmoor (2.48 miles)0

4.7%
of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Newington

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Halford7
Newington7
Craven Arms7
Cheney Longville4
Upper Dinchope1
Shawbank1
Strefford0
Leamoor Common0
Upper Affcot0
Bushmoor0

Last updated: April 2021
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0

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