Crime Statistics for Blatchbridge, Mendip, Somerset, June 2019

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Crime Statistics for Blatchbridge, Mendip, Somerset

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Blatchbridge using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so June 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 10 street level crime incidents in Blatchbridge in June 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 Blatchbridge, 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 Crime4
Anti Social Behaviour3
Shoplifting2
Public Order1
All Crime10

Map of street level crime incidents in June 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Fromefield (1.96 miles)189
Keyford (1.24 miles)168
Critchill (1.39 miles)64
Little Keyford (0.62 miles)46
Marston Gate (0.88 miles)17
Blatchbridge10
Egford (2.24 miles)6
Tytherington (0.62 miles)1
Marston Bigot (1.39 miles)1
Alder Row (1.24 miles)0



Most violent places near Blatchbridge

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Fromefield53
Keyford51
Critchill21
Little Keyford13
Marston Gate4
Blatchbridge4
Egford2
Marston Bigot1
Tytherington0
Alder Row0

Last updated: August 16, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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