Treverbyn Crime Overview

Treverbyn is the third safest small town in Cornwall, and is the 56th most dangerous overall out of Cornwall's 218 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Treverbyn in 2020 was 37 crimes per 1,000 people. This compares favourably to Cornwall's overall crime rate, coming in 15% lower than the Cornwall rate of 43 per 1,000 residents. For England, Wales, and Northern Ireland as a whole, Treverbyn is the 203rd safest small town, and the 4,921st most dangerous location out of all towns, cities, and villages.

In October 2017, Treverbyn had the worst crime rate in Cornwall for possession of weapons, with 2 crimes reported and a crime rate of 0.22 per 1,000 inhabitants. December 2016 was also a bad month for Treverbyn residents, when it was Cornwall's most dangerous area for vehicle crime, recording 8 crimes at a rate of 0.86 per 1,000 residents. Treverbyn recorded 2 reports of robbery during January 2015, making its crime rate of 0.22 the worst for robbery in Cornwall that month.

The most common crimes in Treverbyn are violence and sexual offences, with 191 offences during 2020, giving a crime rate of 21. This is 8% higher than 2019's figure of 176 offences and a difference of 1.61 from 2019's crime rate of 19. Treverbyn's least common crime is bicycle theft, with 2 offences recorded in 2020, an increase of 50% from 2019's figure of 1 crime.

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Crime in Treverbyn Compared To Cornwall

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Summary of Crimes in Treverbyn This Year

CrimeCountRateCountRateRate Difference
Anti-Social Behaviour17318.6113,08322.9723% safer
Bicycle Theft20.221170.214.5% more dangerous
Burglary111.189441.6641% safer
Criminal Damage and Arson535.703,7416.5715% safer
Drugs111.181,0651.8758% safer
Other Crime161.725070.8948% more dangerous
Other Theft252.691,9113.3525% safer
Possession of Weapons80.862750.4844% more dangerous
Public Order181.941,6142.8346% safer
Vehicle Crime121.297331.290% safer
Violence and Sexual Offences19120.5412,29621.595% safer

Treverbyn Compared to Nearby Small Towns

Small TownTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference
St. Agnes21926.1643% safer
St. Stephen-in-Brannel24030.7321% safer
Bude-Stratton39937.410.24% more dangerous
Torpoint29739.345% more dangerous
Penryn34741.6110% more dangerous
Helston50443.6014% more dangerous
St. Ives48143.8615% more dangerous

Crime Over Time in Treverbyn

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Treverbyn Crime Trends

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Anti-Social Behaviour20191919Safer
Bicycle Theft0.430.220.110.22Safer
Criminal Damage and Arson5.0696Safer
Other Crime0.970.650.861.7Getting worse
Other Theft2.
Possession of Weapons0.540.430.540.86Getting worse
Public Order1.
Vehicle Crime2.
Violence and Sexual Offences17181921Getting worse

Changes In Treverbyn's Crime Rates Over Time

Comparing Treverbyn to the UK's Major Cities

Small TownCrime RateRate Difference
Barnet67.7145% more dangerous
Coventry77.4152% more dangerous
Croydon83.2255% more dangerous
Sheffield85.8157% more dangerous
Bristol86.2157% more dangerous
Leicester97.4462% more dangerous
Birmingham102.8764% more dangerous
Liverpool107.2865% more dangerous
Bradford133.0272% more dangerous
Leeds137.1073% more dangerous

Crime in Treverbyn's Neighbourhoods

NeighbourhoodCrime CountCrime RateDanger Rank
St Austell North & Carclaze50269First

Crime in Treverbyn During Coronavirus Lockdowns

Looking at the months the UK was in lockdown in 2020 due to Covid-19, how did crime rates in Treverbyn change compared to the same month in 2019? The biggest increase in lockdown crime came in November, when Treverbyn saw a 300% increase in other theft. Treverbyn saw a large fall in criminal damage and arson during September, when it fell by 88% compared to September in 2019.

Anti-Social Behaviour-56%+83%-33%-+64%-22%+22%+36%-8%+56%
Criminal Damage and Arson---20%-50%-50%+60%-88%+133%-33%-86%
Other Crime--------50%--
Other Theft---67%-83%---33%+100%+300%+200%
Possession of Weapons----------
Public Order-67%--50%-67%-+300%-50%-67%-+200%
Vehicle Crime--50%---+200%-+100%--
Violence and Sexual Offences-20%+22%--14%+8%+33%-30%+158%-43%+40%

Frequently Asked Questions About Crime in Treverbyn

What police force serves Treverbyn?
Treverbyn's local territorial police force is the Devon & Cornwall Police.
How dangerous is Treverbyn?
Treverbyn is the third safest small town in Cornwall.
What is Treverbyn's most common crime?
The most common crimes in Treverbyn are violence and sexual offences.
What is the least common crime in Treverbyn?
Treverbyn's least common crime is bicycle theft.

Last updated: 07 May 2021