Crime Statistics for Shipley Bridge, Crawley, West Sussex, Oct 2019

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Crime Statistics for Shipley Bridge, Crawley, West Sussex

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Shipley Bridge using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so October 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 25 street level crime incidents in Shipley Bridge in October 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 Shipley Bridge, 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 Crime7
Anti Social Behaviour5
Criminal Damage Arson5
Other Theft2
Vehicle Crime2
Other Crime2
Public Order1
All Crime25

Map of street level crime incidents in October 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Manor Royal (2.77 miles)407
Horley (2.24 miles)259
Tinsley Green (1.39 miles)121
Fernhill (0.62 miles)111
Black Corner (0.88 miles)53
Weatherhill (1.96 miles)38
Copthorne (0.88 miles)27
Shipley Bridge25
Down Park (2.24 miles)20
Domewood (2.48 miles)8

Most violent places near Shipley Bridge

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Manor Royal111
Tinsley Green46
Black Corner13
Shipley Bridge7
Down Park6

Last updated: November 25, 2019
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