Crime Statistics for Offerton, Sunderland, Sunderland, November 2019

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Crime Statistics for Offerton, Sunderland, Sunderland

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Offerton 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 24 street level crime incidents in Offerton in November 2019. 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 Offerton, 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 Crime8
Anti Social Behaviour7
Criminal Damage Arson3
Public Order3
Drugs1
Vehicle Crime1
Other Crime1
All Crime24

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 Offerton. 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 Offerton

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Springwell (1.24 miles)283
Barmston (1.96 miles)221
Pennywell (0.62 miles)166
South Hylton (0.88 miles)157
Farringdon (1.75 miles)157
Castletown (1.96 miles)152
Hasting Hill (0.88 miles)130
Columbia (1.86 miles)127
Offerton24
North Hylton (1.24 miles)24



Most violent places near Offerton

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Springwell93
Barmston65
South Hylton59
Pennywell45
Columbia40
Castletown39
Farringdon38
Hasting Hill27
Offerton8
North Hylton6

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


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