Queen's Park Crime Overview

Queen's Park is among the top 10 safest cities in London. The overall crime rate in Queen's Park in 2020 was 62 crimes per 1,000 people. This compares favourably to London's overall crime rate, coming in 30% lower than London's rate of 81 per 1,000 residents. For England and Wales as a whole, Queen's Park ranks as the the 34th safest city, and the the 1,586th most dangerous location out of all towns, cities, and villages.

The most common crimes in Queen's Park are violence and sexual offences, with 290 offences during 2020, giving a crime rate of 20. This is 14% lower than 2019's figure of 331 offences and a difference of 2.77 from 2019's crime rate of 22. Queen's Park's least common crime is shoplifting, with 6 offences recorded in 2020, an increase of 50% from 2019's figure of 3 crimes.

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Summary of Crimes in Queen's Park This Year

 Queen's ParkLondon 
CrimeCountRateCountRateRate Difference
Anti-Social Behaviour72248.91386,65143.1412% more dangerous
Bicycle Theft271.8323,0182.5740% safer
Burglary885.9656,3306.296% safer
Criminal Damage and Arson815.4947,5635.313.3% more dangerous
Drugs845.6949,0295.473.9% more dangerous
Other Crime221.499,5341.0629% more dangerous
Other Theft513.4577,7838.68152% safer
Possession of Weapons70.475,6020.6334% safer
Public Order845.6952,2705.832.5% safer
Robbery422.8525,4802.840.35% more dangerous
Shoplifting60.4132,9053.67795% safer
Theft From the Person90.6131,8293.55482% safer
Vehicle Crime1268.5499,97811.1631% safer
Violence and Sexual Offences29019.65211,94323.6520% safer

Queen's Park Compared to Nearby Cities

CitiesTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference
Sutton11,94557.897% safer
Bexley14,43158.127% safer
Havering15,40559.354.7% safer
Bromley19,95960.063.4% safer
Merton12,48760.462.7% safer
Queen's Park91762.12-
Barnet24,67062.320.32% more dangerous
Wandsworth22,35767.818% more dangerous
Redbridge21,04368.9410% more dangerous
Croydon29,84777.1820% more dangerous
Ealing26,43977.3520% more dangerous

Queen's Park Crime Trends

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2017201820192020Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour21242849Getting worse
Bicycle Theft1.41.10.881.8Getting worse
Burglary5776Safer
Criminal Damage and Arson6675Safer
Drugs4.5666Getting worse
Other Crime0.810.880.141.5Getting worse
Other Theft4.354.73.4Safer
Possession of Weapons1.20.950.880.47Safer
Public Order3.64.85.06Getting worse
Robbery (inc. mugging)2.02.02.52.8Getting worse
Shoplifting0.750.340.200.41Safer
Theft From the Person (inc. pickpocketing)0.811.31.20.61Safer
Vehicle Crime98109Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences18212220Safer

Comparing Queen's Park to the UK's Major Cities

CitiesCrime RateRate Difference
Queen's Park62.12-
Coventry71.5013% more dangerous
Sheffield73.9916% more dangerous
Kirklees74.2316% more dangerous
Croydon77.1820% more dangerous
Bradford79.1922% more dangerous
London80.7023% more dangerous
Birmingham89.0230% more dangerous
Bristol91.5732% more dangerous
Leeds91.9032% more dangerous
Leicester102.5139% more dangerous
Liverpool105.9441% more dangerous

Crime in Queen's Park During Coronavirus Lockdowns

Looking at the months the UK was in lockdown in 2020 due to Covid-19, how did crime rates in Queen's Park change compared to the same month in 2019? The biggest increase in lockdown crime came in July, when Queen's Park saw a 1,000% increase in drugs. Queen's Park saw a large fall in robbery during November, when it fell by 83% compared to November in 2019.

CrimeMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctOct
Anti-Social Behaviour+57%+128%+200%+105%+84%+118%+97%+5%+62%
Bicycle Theft--67%+100%-+400%-+50%-+200%
Burglary-40%-56%-55%--+13%+360%-47%-33%
Criminal Damage and Arson+22%-82%--62%+14%-10%-33%-63%+33%
Drugs-43%+60%+167%+75%+1,000%-82%+67%+67%-25%
Other Crime---+300%---+100%-
Other Theft-57%-50%-+33%---20%-43%-
Possession of Weapons-----+100%---
Public Order+80%-50%+67%+233%+33%+29%+50%-30%+40%
Robbery+200%---75%-+100%---83%
Shoplifting--50%-------
Theft From the Person---+200%-50%-50%---
Vehicle Crime+11%-53%+80%-60%+40%+63%+20%-20%+14%
Violence and Sexual Offences-24%-43%-6%+3%-10%-13%+20%+13%+28%

Frequently Asked Questions About Crime in Queen's Park

What police force serves Queen's Park?
Queen's Park's local territorial police force is the Metropolitan Police Service.
How dangerous is Queen's Park?
Queen's Park is among the top 10 safest cities in London.
What is Queen's Park's most common crime?
The most common crimes in Queen's Park are violence and sexual offences.
What is the least common crime in Queen's Park?
Queen's Park's least common crime is shoplifting.

Last updated: 01 Mar 2021