Crime Statistics for Stoke sub Hamdon, Somerset, May 2020

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Crime Statistics for Stoke sub Hamdon, Stoke sub Hamdon, Somerset

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Stoke sub Hamdon using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 15 street level crime incidents in Stoke sub Hamdon in May 2020. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Vehicle Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Stoke sub Hamdon, 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
Vehicle Crime3
Anti Social Behaviour2
Other Theft2
Public Order1
All Crime15

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Martock (1.39 miles)43
Ash (near Yeovil) (1.86 miles)40
Stoke sub Hamdon15
Bower Hinton (1.39 miles)11
Tintinhull (1.75 miles)6
Little Norton (1.24 miles)5
Norton Sub Hamdon (1.24 miles)5
Montacute (1.39 miles)4
Odcombe (2.24 miles)4
Chiselborough (1.96 miles)3

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Most violent places near Stoke sub Hamdon

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Ash (near Yeovil)13
Martock12
Stoke sub Hamdon7
Little Norton2
Norton Sub Hamdon2
Bower Hinton1
Tintinhull1
Montacute1
Odcombe0
Chiselborough0

Last updated: July 7, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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