Crime Statistics for Penkridge, Staffordshire, November 2019

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Crime Statistics for Penkridge, Penkridge, Staffordshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Penkridge 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 36 street level crime incidents in Penkridge in November 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Vehicle Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour11
Vehicle Crime7
Violent Crime7
Criminal Damage Arson5
Public Order2
Burglary1
Drugs1
Other Theft1
Shoplifting1
All Crime36

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 Penkridge. 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 Penkridge

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Boscomoor36
Penkridge36
Pillaton (1.24 miles)17
Horsebrook (3.1 miles)9
Longridge (1.39 miles)5
Crateford (2.78 miles)4
Dunston (2.48 miles)1
Bickford (2.56 miles)1
Mitton (2.77 miles)1
Dunston Heath (2.56 miles)0



Most violent places near Penkridge

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Boscomoor7
Penkridge7
Horsebrook4
Crateford3
Pillaton2
Longridge1
Dunston0
Bickford0
Mitton0
Dunston Heath0

Last updated: December 22, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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