Crime Statistics for Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees, July 2021

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Crime Statistics for Billingham, Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees
Crime Statistics for Billingham, Billingham, Stockton-on-Tees
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Billingham using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so July 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 181 street level crime incidents in Billingham in July 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 Billingham, 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 Crime67
Anti Social Behaviour39
Criminal Damage Arson23
Public Order13
Other Theft7
Other Crime4
Vehicle Crime3
Possession Of Weapons2
All Crime181

Map of street level crime incidents in July 2021

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Billingham. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

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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 Billingham

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Port Clarence (2.24 miles)772
Linthorpe (3.34 miles)533
Portrack (2.48 miles)431
Norton (1.75 miles)417
Stockton-on-Tees (2.63 miles)409
Hardwick (3.34 miles)231
Newton Bewley (1.86 miles)129
Greatham (3.1 miles)7
Fulthorpe (3.16 miles)5

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

Most violent places near Billingham

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Port Clarence205
Newton Bewley50

Last updated: July 2021
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