Crime Statistics for South Bromley, London, Tower Hamlets, Aug 2019

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Crime Statistics for South Bromley, London, Tower Hamlets

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in South Bromley using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 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 1122 street level crime incidents in South Bromley in August 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour409
Violent Crime206
Vehicle Crime98
Other Theft77
Burglary61
Public Order58
Criminal Damage Arson44
Drugs44
Robbery39
Shoplifting39
Theft From The Person29
Bicycle Theft7
Possession Of Weapons7
Other Crime4
All Crime1122

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Bow (1.39 miles)1824
Bromley (0.88 miles)1551
Bow Common (0.62 miles)1341
Mill Meads (1.24 miles)1270
South Bromley1122
Poplar (0.88 miles)1016
Blackwall (0.62 miles)865
Plaistow (1.39 miles)856
Cubitt Town (1.24 miles)783
Canning Town (1.24 miles)638



Most violent places near South Bromley

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Bow321
Bromley266
Bow Common247
Mill Meads224
South Bromley206
Plaistow187
Poplar175
Blackwall166
Cubitt Town155
Canning Town121

Last updated: October 4, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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