Latest Crime stats for Newcastle-under-Lyme
With a crime rate of 63 crimes per 1,000 people, Newcastle-under-Lyme ranks as the third most dangerous town in Staffordshire. But it’s still relatively safer compared to the rest of the West Midlands and the UK. The town’s crime rates are 42 and 22 percent lower than the regional and national average, respectively. The most common types of crime reported are Violence and Sexual Offences and Anti-Social Behaviour. Robberies, vehicle crime, and drug offences have also risen over the last couple of years.
Hotspots for incidents include Willowcroft Way, Hillary Road, Castleview Road, Holly Lane, and Bateman Avenue. The neighbourhood of Beasly rates particularly poorly for Burglary, Violent Crime, and Anti-Social Behaviour. But no matter where you may be situated in Newcastle-under-Lyme, we can craft security solutions that mitigate risks specific to your area.