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Spitalfields & Banglatown, Tower Hamlets

Crime Rates in Whitechapel Overground Station, London

Crime Rate



High 8/10

Last updated: 09.06.2024

Annual total crime rate in your local area is 690 per thousand population. This can be rated as 8 out of 10 or high crime level compared to other local areas in England and Wales.

Annual total crime rate in Tower Hamlets is 153 per thousand population, which can be rated as 7 out of 10 or high crime level compared to other local authority districts in England and Wales.

Crime rates by type

Violence and sexual offences 164 8/10
Theft from the person 99.1 7/10
Other theft 91 8/10
Public order 70.8 9/10
Anti-social behaviour 63.7 7/10
Shoplifting 49 6/10
Bicycle theft 48 10/10
Drugs 25.8 8/10
Burglary 25.3 9/10
Criminal damage and arson 18.7 7/10
Robbery 17.2 7/10
Vehicle crime 9.1 5/10
Possession of weapons 4.55 7/10
Other crime 3.54 5/10

Data source: data.police.uk

May 2023 - Apr 2024

Above are annual crime rates by crime type.

The figures in black represent the number of crimes of a certain type per thousand population.

The figures in grey indicate the relative ratings of the local area for a specific crime type compared to other local areas. A rating of 10/10 indicates that the area has the highest crime rate for this crime type, while a rating of 1/10 means that the area has the lowest crime rate for this crime type.

Crime rates in E1 1BY and the areas where it resides by year

Number of crimes per 1000 resident population

  • Local Area of E1 1BY
  • Tower Hamlets
  • London

Data source: data.police.uk

data.police.uk licensed under Open Government Licence v3.0

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