Crime Statistics for Tamworth, Staffordshire, March 2021

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Crime Statistics for Tamworth, Tamworth, Staffordshire
Crime Statistics for Tamworth, Tamworth, Staffordshire
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Tamworth using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so March 2021 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 223 street level crime incidents in Tamworth in March 2021. 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 Tamworth, 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 Crime84
Anti Social Behaviour63
Criminal Damage Arson21
Public Order13
Drugs11
Vehicle Crime8
Other Theft7
Bicycle Theft4
Burglary3
Shoplifting3
Other Crime3
Robbery2
Possession Of Weapons1
All Crime223

Map of street level crime incidents in March 2021

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Tamworth223
Belgrave (0.62 miles)221
Bolehall (0.62 miles)197
Kettlebrook (0.62 miles)197
Amington (0.88 miles)166
Anker (1.06 miles)162
Borough Park (1.39 miles)162
Bitterscote (1.24 miles)133
Alvecote (1.39 miles)93
Fazeley (1.39 miles)88

3.7%
of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Tamworth

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Belgrave79
Amington59
Bolehall56
Borough Park54
Tamworth46
Kettlebrook40
Anker33
Alvecote31
Bitterscote28
Fazeley15

Last updated: March 2021
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0

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