Crime Statistics for Barnt Green, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, Aug 2021

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Crime Statistics for Barnt Green, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
Crime Statistics for Barnt Green, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Barnt Green using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 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 11 street level crime incidents in Barnt Green in August 2021. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Burglary. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Barnt Green, 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 Crime4
Vehicle Crime2
Criminal Damage Arson1
Other Theft1
Public Order1
All Crime11

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2021

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

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 Barnt Green has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Cofton Hackett20
Alvechurch (1.39 miles)20
Burcot (1.76 miles)20
Hopwood (1.39 miles)18
Cobley Hill (1.39 miles)15
Kendal End13
Barnt Green11
Blackwell (1.39 miles)10
Apes Dale (0.88 miles)8
Linthurst (0.88 miles)8

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

Most violent places near Barnt Green

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Cobley Hill13
Cofton Hackett6
Kendal End5
Barnt Green4
Apes Dale2

Last updated: August 2021
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