Crime Statistics for Stoke St Michael, Mendip, Somerset, Aug 2019

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Crime Statistics for Stoke St Michael, Mendip, Somerset

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Stoke St Michael using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 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 7 street level crime incidents in Stoke St Michael in August 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 Stoke St Michael, 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 Behaviour2
Other Theft1
All Crime7

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Edford (1.39 miles)8
Stoke St Michael7
Stoke Lane7
Neighbourne (1.76 miles)4
Nettlebridge (1.76 miles)4
Cranmore (1.86 miles)4
Waterlip (1.24 miles)3
Chelynch (1.96 miles)3
Tadhill (1.24 miles)2
Oakhill (1.96 miles)2



Most violent places near Stoke St Michael

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Edford4
Stoke St Michael4
Stoke Lane4
Neighbourne1
Nettlebridge1
Oakhill1
Cranmore0
Waterlip0
Chelynch0
Tadhill0

Last updated: October 4, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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