Crime Statistics for Tilgate, Crawley, West Sussex, November 2019

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Crime Statistics for Tilgate, Crawley, West Sussex

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Tilgate using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so November 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 271 street level crime incidents in Tilgate in November 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 Tilgate, 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 Crime94
Anti Social Behaviour44
Criminal Damage Arson23
Shoplifting22
Other Theft16
Public Order16
Drugs15
Vehicle Crime14
Burglary13
Bicycle Theft4
Possession Of Weapons4
Robbery2
Theft From The Person2
Other Crime2
All Crime271

Map of street level crime incidents in November 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Southgate (0.88 miles)573
Crawley (0.62 miles)534
Tilgate271
Gossops Green (1.39 miles)262
Ifield (1.76 miles)258
Broadfield (1.39 miles)153
Furnace Green (0.62 miles)139
Bewbush (1.86 miles)111
Maidenbower (1.24 miles)105
Buchan Hill (1.76 miles)38



Most violent places near Tilgate

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Southgate166
Crawley157
Gossops Green97
Tilgate94
Ifield85
Broadfield55
Bewbush43
Furnace Green40
Maidenbower24
Buchan Hill11

Last updated: December 26, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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