Crime Statistics for Weare, Sedgemoor, Somerset, September 2019

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Crime Statistics for Weare, Sedgemoor, Somerset

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Weare using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so September 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 2 street level crime incidents in Weare in September 2019. The largest category was Burglary, followed by Vehicle Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Burglary1
Vehicle Crime1
All Crime2

Map of street level crime incidents in September 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Axbridge (1.76 miles)6
Lower Weare (0.88 miles)4
Biddisham (1.96 miles)4
Ashton (1.86 miles)3
Weare2
Sparrow Hill2
Badgworth (1.24 miles)2
Rackley (1.75 miles)2
Cheddar Reservoir (1.82 miles)2
Stone Allerton (0.88 miles)0



Most violent places near Weare

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Axbridge3
Biddisham3
Badgworth2
Rackley2
Lower Weare1
Ashton0
Weare0
Sparrow Hill0
Cheddar Reservoir0
Stone Allerton0

Last updated: November 3, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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