Crime Statistics for Waterhay, Leigh, Wiltshire, April 2021

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Crime Statistics for Waterhay, Leigh, Wiltshire
Crime Statistics for Waterhay, Leigh, Wiltshire
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Waterhay using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so April 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 2 street level crime incidents in Waterhay in April 2021. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Vehicle Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour1
Vehicle Crime1
All Crime2

Map of street level crime incidents in April 2021

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

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 Waterhay has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Cricklade (1.86 miles)19
Horsey Down (1.86 miles)19
Latton (2.24 miles)16
Hailstone Hill (1.39 miles)9
South Cerney (2.78 miles)8
Waterhay2
Chelworth Lower Green (1.39 miles)2
Chelworth Upper Green (1.39 miles)2
Ashton Keynes (1.39 miles)1
Lower Moor (2.77 miles)0

7.8%
of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Waterhay

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Cricklade5
Horsey Down5
Latton4
Hailstone Hill3
South Cerney3
Waterhay0
Chelworth Lower Green0
Chelworth Upper Green0
Ashton Keynes0
Lower Moor0

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

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