Crime Statistics for Springwell, Sunderland, Sunderland, May 2020

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Crime Statistics for Springwell, Sunderland, Sunderland

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Springwell using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 2020 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 400 street level crime incidents in Springwell in May 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour177
Violent Crime98
Criminal Damage Arson35
Public Order27
Vehicle Crime15
Other Crime13
Other Theft12
Burglary8
Shoplifting7
Drugs5
Possession Of Weapons1
Robbery1
Theft From The Person1
All Crime400

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Millfield (1.75 miles)527
Pallion (1.39 miles)453
Springwell400
New Silksworth (1.39 miles)303
South Hylton (0.88 miles)248
Tunstall (1.75 miles)248
Farringdon (1.24 miles)215
Pennywell (0.62 miles)199
Hasting Hill (0.88 miles)167
Offerton (1.24 miles)67

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Most violent places near Springwell

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Pallion109
Millfield108
Springwell98
New Silksworth75
Tunstall57
Farringdon53
South Hylton49
Pennywell43
Hasting Hill38
Offerton12

Last updated: July 7, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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