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Crime and Safety in Carlton Colville

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Carlton Colville is the second safest small town in Suffolk, and is the 109th most dangerous overall out of Suffolk's 461 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Carlton Colville in 2021 was 41 crimes per 1,000 people. This compares favourably to Suffolk's overall crime rate, coming in 54% lower than the Suffolk rate of 63 per 1,000 residents. For England, Wales, and Northern Ireland as a whole, Carlton Colville is the 213rd safest small town, and the 4,513rd most dangerous location out of all towns, cities, and villages.

In January 2021, Carlton Colville was the worst SmallTown.ToInlineText() in Suffolk for other crime, with 2 crimes reported and a crime rate of 0.22 per 1,000 inhabitants. April 2017 was also a bad month for Carlton Colville residents, when it was Suffolk's most dangerous SmallTown.ToInlineText() for robbery, recording 1 crime at a rate of 0.11 per 1,000 residents. Carlton Colville recorded 9 reports of vehicle crime during August 2017, making its crime rate of 1.0 the worst SmallTown.ToInlineText() for vehicle crime in Suffolk that month.

The most common crimes in Carlton Colville are violence and sexual offences, with 224 offences during 2021, giving a crime rate of 25. This is 21% higher than 2020's figure of 176 offences and a difference of 5.37 from 2020's crime rate of 20. Carlton Colville's least common crime is bicycle theft, with 1 offence recorded in 2021, a decrease of 500% from 2020's figure of 6 crimes.

Carlton Colville 2022 Crime Scorecard

Second Safest

Small Towns, Suffolk

71% lower, regional crime rate

East of England

77% lower, national crime rate

England, Wales & NI

Local Crime in Context

As of 2022, the crime rate in Carlton Colville is 71% lower than the East of England and 77% lower than the England, Wales & Northern Ireland overall figure.

Carlton Colville Crime Rate Over Time

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Carlton Colville Crime Map

Incidents mapped in Carlton Colville represent the time frame between April 2019 and March 2022. Each point on the map represents an area where crimes have been recorded locally.

Last updated: 11 May, 2022

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Historical Crime Rates for Carlton Colville

YearCrime Rate per
1,000 people
Total Crimes
202141367
202034306
201939348
201836319
201735310
201623204

Crime in Carlton Colville Compared To Suffolk

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Summary of Crimes in Carlton Colville This Year

 Carlton ColvilleSuffolk 
CrimeCountRateCountRateRate Difference
Anti-Social Behaviour687.618,79211.54 52% safer
Bicycle Theft10.115570.73 564% safer
Burglary131.451,9802.60 79% safer
Criminal Damage and Arson455.045,1486.76 34% safer
Drugs50.561,4841.95 248% safer
Other Crime111.231,1371.49 21% safer
Other Theft171.903,5134.61 143% safer
Possession of Weapons30.344450.58 71% safer
Public Order343.805,4367.14 88% safer
Shoplifting30.342,3693.11 815% safer
Vehicle Crime111.232,1612.84 131% safer
Violence and Sexual Offences22425.0723,42330.75 23% safer

Carlton Colville Compared to Nearby Small Towns)

Small TownTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference
Kesgrave38926.1657% safer
Carlton Colville36741.07-
Hadleigh40345.119% more dangerous
Stowmarket1,29258.9030% more dangerous
Felixstowe1,49160.7332% more dangerous
Great Cornard61563.0735% more dangerous
Woodbridge50463.8336% more dangerous

Crime Over Time in Carlton Colville

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Recent Crimes in Carlton Colville

DateCrime TypeLocationOutcome
March 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Chislehurst RoadUnable to prosecute suspect
March 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near CoverdaleInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Vehicle crimeOn or near RidgevilleInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Other crimeOn or near Hall RoadUnable to prosecute suspect
March 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Keel CloseInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Douglas CloseUnable to prosecute suspect
March 2022Other theftOn or near Martin CloseInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Public orderOn or near Bloodmoor RoadUnable to prosecute suspect
March 2022Public orderOn or near Thornycroft GardensUnable to prosecute suspect
March 2022Other theftOn or near CoverdaleInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Public orderOn or near Martin CloseInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
February 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Broadoak CloseUnable to prosecute suspect
February 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near UllswaterAction to be taken by another organisation
February 2022Vehicle crimeOn or near DalehavenInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
February 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Glenbourne WalkUnable to prosecute suspect
February 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Beverley CourtFormal action is not in the public interest
February 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Rushlake WayInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
February 2022Vehicle crimeOn or near RidgevilleInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
February 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near RanvilleUnable to prosecute suspect
February 2022Other theftOn or near Borrow CloseInvestigation complete; no suspect identified

Carlton Colville Crime Trends

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2018201920202021Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour87118 Getting worse
Bicycle Theft0.670.110.670.11 Safer
Burglary2.71.41.11.4 Safer
Criminal Damage and Arson53.73.25 Getting worse
Drugs0.220.220.450.56 Getting worse
Other Crime0.221.10.111.2 Getting worse
Other Theft2.81.91.71.9 Safer
Possession of Weapons0.220.220.450.34 Getting worse
Public Order2.92.93.53.8 Getting worse
Shoplifting0.450.560.670.34 Safer
Vehicle Crime2.93.12.61.2 Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences17242025 Getting worse

Changes In Carlton Colville's Crime Rates Over Time

Comparing Carlton Colville to the UK's Major Cities

Small TownCrime RateRate Difference
Coventry39.932.9% safer
Carlton Colville41.07-
Birmingham49.6017% more dangerous
Barnet67.0839% more dangerous
Croydon82.4850% more dangerous
Sheffield90.0354% more dangerous
Bristol90.5255% more dangerous
Leicester111.5963% more dangerous
Liverpool123.0667% more dangerous
Bradford132.2869% more dangerous
Leeds150.9473% more dangerous

Crime in Carlton Colville's Neighbourhoods

NeighbourhoodCrime CountCrime RateDanger Rank
Carlton Colville37844First

Crime in Carlton Colville During Coronavirus Lockdowns

Looking at the months the UK was in lockdown in 2020 due to Covid-19, how did crime rates in Carlton Colville change compared to the same month in 2019? The biggest increase in lockdown crime came in December, when Carlton Colville saw a 1,000% increase in vehicle crime. Carlton Colville saw a large fall in violence and sexual offences during May, when it fell by 85% compared to May in 2019.

CrimeMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Anti-Social Behaviour-67%-57%+83%+167%+13%+267%+57%+75%+100%+20%
Bicycle Theft----------
Burglary------50%--50%--
Criminal Damage and Arson--25%--83%----+300%-75%
Other Crime----------
Other Theft+200%-25%-------50%-
Public Order-67%-75%+200%---+50%-+67%-50%
Shoplifting----------
Vehicle Crime-50%------33%--50%+1,000%
Violence and Sexual Offences-61%-79%-85%-59%-57%-25%+60%-54%+222%+375%

Frequently Asked Questions About Crime in Carlton Colville

What police force serves Carlton Colville?
Carlton Colville's local territorial police force is the Suffolk Constabulary.

How dangerous is Carlton Colville?
Carlton Colville is the second safest small town in Suffolk.

What is Carlton Colville's most common crime?
The most common crimes in Carlton Colville are violence and sexual offences.

What is the least common crime in Carlton Colville?
Carlton Colville's least common crime is bicycle theft.

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