Crime Statistics for Southwater, Horsham, West Sussex, May 2019

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Crime Statistics for Southwater, Horsham, West Sussex

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Southwater using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 17 street level crime incidents in Southwater in May 2019. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Criminal Damage Arson. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour5
Criminal Damage Arson5
Public Order3
Violent Crime2
Vehicle Crime1
Other Crime1
All Crime17

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Tower Hill (1.96 miles)30
Southwater Street (0.62 miles)16
Two Mile Ash (0.88 miles)6
Barns Green (1.96 miles)3
Itchingfield (1.75 miles)2
Brooks Green (1.96 miles)2
Dragon’s Green (1.96 miles)2
Nuthurst (2.48 miles)2
Green Street (2.56 miles)2

Most violent places near Southwater

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Tower Hill14
Southwater Street3
Two Mile Ash2
Dragon’s Green2
Green Street2
Barns Green1
Brooks Green1

Last updated: July 9, 2019
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