Crime Statistics for Norton, Stockton-on-Tees, March 2021

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Crime Statistics for Norton, Norton, Stockton-on-Tees
Crime Statistics for Norton, Norton, Stockton-on-Tees
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Norton 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 430 street level crime incidents in Norton 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 Norton, 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 Crime146
Anti Social Behaviour127
Criminal Damage Arson36
Public Order32
Other Theft21
Other Crime15
Vehicle Crime9
Possession Of Weapons5
Bicycle Theft1
All Crime430

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 Norton. 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 Norton

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Stockton-on-Tees (0.88 miles)413
Portrack (1.75 miles)279
Billingham (1.75 miles)199
Hardwick (1.86 miles)166
Bishopsgarth (1.96 miles)154
Hartburn (2.24 miles)102
Fairfield (2.24 miles)76
Fulthorpe (2.63 miles)7
Carlton (3.1 miles)4

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

Most violent places near Norton

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

LocationViolent Incidents

Last updated: March 2021
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