Crime Statistics for Nythe, Stratton St Margaret, Swindon, Feb 2020

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Crime Statistics for Nythe, Stratton St Margaret, Swindon

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Nythe using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so February 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 231 street level crime incidents in Nythe in February 2020. 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 Nythe, 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 Crime78
Anti Social Behaviour42
Criminal Damage Arson26
Shoplifting19
Public Order17
Vehicle Crime14
Other Theft13
Burglary11
Bicycle Theft4
Drugs3
Other Crime2
Possession Of Weapons1
Theft From The Person1
All Crime231

Map of street level crime incidents in February 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Gorse Hill (1.96 miles)544
Lower Stratton (0.62 miles)345
Nythe231
Lawn (1.75 miles)166
Park (1.39 miles)144
Stratton St Margaret (1.39 miles)140
Dorcan (0.88 miles)97
Coate (1.86 miles)53
South Marston (1.96 miles)17
Horpit (1.96 miles)5



Most violent places near Nythe

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Gorse Hill139
Lower Stratton110
Nythe78
Lawn61
Stratton St Margaret47
Park46
Dorcan40
Coate23
South Marston6
Horpit0

Last updated: April 2, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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