Crime Statistics for Higham Hill, London, Waltham Forest, Jun 2019

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Crime Statistics for Higham Hill, London, Waltham Forest

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Higham Hill using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so June 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 752 street level crime incidents in Higham Hill in June 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour190
Violent Crime128
Other Theft86
Vehicle Crime58
Theft From The Person53
Public Order29
Criminal Damage Arson28
Bicycle Theft23
Possession Of Weapons5
Other Crime5
All Crime752

Map of street level crime incidents in June 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Tottenham (1.86 miles)1426
South Tottenham (2.24 miles)1269
Upper Edmonton (1.75 miles)1140
Tottenham Hale (1.39 miles)1128
Walthamstow (0.88 miles)1122
Higham Hill752
Lea (Lee) (2.06 miles)674
Highams Park (0.88 miles)614
Hale End (1.39 miles)589
Chingford Hatch (1.75 miles)436

Most violent places near Higham Hill

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Tottenham Hale227
South Tottenham226
Upper Edmonton224
Lea (Lee)162
Highams Park147
Hale End145
Higham Hill128
Chingford Hatch110

Last updated: August 18, 2019
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