Crime Statistics for Shawbirch, Wellington, Shropshire, November 2019

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Crime Statistics for Shawbirch, Wellington, Shropshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Shawbirch using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so November 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 107 street level crime incidents in Shawbirch in November 2019. 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 Shawbirch, 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 Crime34
Anti Social Behaviour30
Shoplifting8
Criminal Damage Arson7
Burglary6
Other Theft6
Public Order6
Vehicle Crime4
Drugs2
Robbery2
Bicycle Theft1
Possession Of Weapons1
All Crime107

Map of street level crime incidents in November 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Dothill (0.62 miles)194
Hadley Castle (1.96 miles)181
Shawbirch107
Admaston (0.88 miles)46
Eyton upon the Weald Moors (1.39 miles)4
Isombridge (1.86 miles)2
Allscott (1.86 miles)2
Rushmoor (1.86 miles)2
Long Lane (1.39 miles)1
Longdon-on-Tern (1.75 miles)0



Most violent places near Shawbirch

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Dothill62
Hadley Castle59
Shawbirch34
Admaston19
Eyton upon the Weald Moors1
Long Lane1
Isombridge0
Allscott0
Rushmoor0
Longdon-on-Tern0

Last updated: December 24, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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