Crime Statistics for Heath Town, Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton

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Crime Statistics for Heath Town, Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton
Crime Statistics for Heath Town, Wolverhampton, Wolverhampton
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Heath Town 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 9 street level crime incidents in Heath Town in April 2021. The largest category was Bicycle Theft, followed by Criminal Damage Arson. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Bicycle Theft2
Criminal Damage Arson2
Public Order2
Violent Crime2
Theft From The Person1
All Crime9

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 Heath Town. 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 Heath Town

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 Heath Town has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Springfield (0.62 miles)11
Heath Town9
Park Village (0.62 miles)9
Moseley (0.88 miles)9
Newbolds (0.88 miles)8
Shropshire Union Canal (1.02 miles)8
Blakenhall (1.39 miles)3
Old Fallings (1.24 miles)0
Dunstall Hill (1.39 miles)0
Wednesfield (1.39 miles)0

16.3%
of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Heath Town

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Springfield4
Blakenhall3
Heath Town2
Park Village2
Moseley2
Newbolds2
Shropshire Union Canal2
Old Fallings0
Dunstall Hill0
Wednesfield0

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

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