Crime Statistics for Drakes Cross, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire

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Crime Statistics for Drakes Cross, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Drakes Cross 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 43 street level crime incidents in Drakes Cross in November 2019. 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 Drakes Cross, 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 Crime12
Burglary10
Vehicle Crime6
Anti Social Behaviour3
Drugs3
Public Order3
Criminal Damage Arson2
Other Theft2
Shoplifting2
All Crime43

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 Drakes Cross. 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 Drakes Cross

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Trueman’s Heath (0.88 miles)53
Hollywood (0.62 miles)51
Major’s Green (1.39 miles)50
Drakes Cross43
Bateman’s Green (0.62 miles)24
Grimes Hill (0.62 miles)21
Tidbury Green (0.88 miles)16
Rumbush (1.39 miles)12
Tanner’s Green (1.24 miles)9
Inkford (1.39 miles)6



Most violent places near Drakes Cross

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Major’s Green16
Hollywood14
Trueman’s Heath13
Drakes Cross12
Bateman’s Green7
Grimes Hill2
Tidbury Green2
Tanner’s Green1
Inkford1
Rumbush0

Last updated: December 20, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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