Crime Statistics for Hermitage, Chichester, West Sussex, Sep 2021

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Crime Statistics for Hermitage, Chichester, West Sussex
Crime Statistics for Hermitage, Chichester, West Sussex
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Hermitage using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so September 2021 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 44 street level crime incidents in Hermitage in September 2021. 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 Hermitage, 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 Crime17
Anti Social Behaviour8
Other Theft5
Public Order4
Criminal Damage Arson2
Possession Of Weapons2
Shoplifting2
Theft From The Person2
Vehicle Crime2
All Crime44

Map of street level crime incidents in September 2021

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Hermitage. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

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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 Hermitage

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Warblington (1.96 miles)199
New Brighton (0.62 miles)69
Emsworth (0.88 miles)63
Hermitage44
Inlands (1.39 miles)37
Breach (1.39 miles)37
Hambrook (1.96 miles)36
Southbourne (0.62 miles)35
Northney (1.76 miles)11
Tye (2.24 miles)8

5.1%
of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Hermitage

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Warblington75
New Brighton29
Emsworth20
Hermitage17
Hambrook13
Inlands12
Breach12
Southbourne12
Northney5
Tye4

Last updated: September 2021
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0

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