Crime Statistics for The Fox, Church End, Wiltshire, August 2019

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Crime Statistics for The Fox, Church End, Wiltshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in The Fox using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 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 23 street level crime incidents in The Fox in August 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 The Fox, 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 Behaviour4
Criminal Damage Arson4
Burglary3
Vehicle Crime2
Drugs1
Other Theft1
Shoplifting1
All Crime23

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Even Swindon (2.24 miles)264
Blunsdon St Andrew (2.24 miles)211
Moredon (1.86 miles)164
Shaw (1.39 miles)137
Roughmoor (0.88 miles)80
Hook Street (2.24 miles)37
Common Platt (0.62 miles)36
The Fox23
Greatfield (2.24 miles)9
Restrop (1.39 miles)7



Most violent places near The Fox

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Blunsdon St Andrew58
Even Swindon53
Moredon51
Shaw37
Roughmoor17
Hook Street10
Common Platt9
The Fox7
Greatfield1
Restrop1

Last updated: October 4, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
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