Crime Statistics for Akenham, Ipswich, Suffolk, June 2022

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The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Akenham using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so June 2022 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 147 street level crime incidents in Akenham in June 2022. 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 Akenham, 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 Crime45
Anti Social Behaviour24
Shoplifting22
Other Theft13
Criminal Damage Arson12
Public Order8
Vehicle Crime8
Other Crime6
Burglary4
Theft From The Person4
Bicycle Theft1
All Crime147

Map of street level crime incidents in June 2022

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Ipswich (2.78 miles)849
Chantry (3.1 miles)260
Castle Hill (0.88 miles)227
Akenham147
Sproughton (2.78 miles)36
Barham (1.86 miles)35
The Common (1.24 miles)31
Great Blakenham (1.75 miles)28
Henley (1.96 miles)2
Tuddenham St Martin (3.1 miles)2



Most violent places near Akenham

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Ipswich329
Chantry106
Castle Hill101
Akenham45
Great Blakenham18
Barham17
Sproughton12
The Common3
Tuddenham St Martin2
Henley0

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Last updated: June 2022
Information provided by data.police.uk
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