Crime Statistics for Springwell, Sunderland, Sunderland, Sep 2019

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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 September 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 259 street level crime incidents in Springwell in September 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 Springwell, 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 Crime91
Anti Social Behaviour63
Public Order34
Other Theft19
Shoplifting15
Burglary11
Criminal Damage Arson7
Vehicle Crime7
Other Crime7
Bicycle Theft2
Theft From The Person2
Robbery1
All Crime259

Map of street level crime incidents in September 2019

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)597
Pallion (1.39 miles)373
Springwell259
New Silksworth (1.39 miles)176
South Hylton (0.88 miles)175
Tunstall (1.75 miles)152
Pennywell (0.62 miles)138
Farringdon (1.24 miles)121
Hasting Hill (0.88 miles)93
Offerton (1.24 miles)35



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
Millfield163
Pallion104
Springwell91
New Silksworth62
South Hylton57
Tunstall53
Pennywell48
Farringdon40
Hasting Hill37
Offerton15

Last updated: November 2, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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