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Crime and Safety in Haydon Wick

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Haydon Wick is the safest small town in Wiltshire, and is the second safest overall out of Wiltshire's 272 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Haydon Wick in 2021 was 0.43 crimes per 1,000 people. This compares similarly to Wiltshire's overall crime rate, coming in 12314% lower than the Wiltshire rate of 53 per 1,000 residents. For England, Wales, and Northern Ireland as a whole, Haydon Wick is among the top 10 safest small towns, and the 102nd safest location out of all towns, cities, and villages.

In May 2018, Haydon Wick was the worst small town in Wiltshire for possession of weapons, with 1 crime reported and a crime rate of 0.05 per 1,000 inhabitants.

The most common crimes in Haydon Wick are violence and sexual offences, with 6 offences during 2021, giving a crime rate of 0.28. This is 83% higher than 2020's figure of 1 offence and a difference of 0.23 from 2020's crime rate of 0.05. Haydon Wick's least common crime is public order, with 1 offence recorded in 2021, the same as 2020's figure of 1 crime.

Haydon Wick 2022 Crime Scorecard

Safest

Small Towns, Wiltshire

13551% lower, regional crime rate

South West

17677% lower, national crime rate

England, Wales & NI

Local Crime in Context

As of 2022, the crime rate in Haydon Wick is 13551% lower than the South West and 17677% lower than the England, Wales & Northern Ireland overall figure.

Haydon Wick Crime Map

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

Last updated: 02 Jun, 2022

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Historical Crime Rates for Haydon Wick

YearCrime Rate per
1,000 people
Total Crimes
20210.439
20200.143
20190.245
20180.7115
20170.5211
20160.337

Crime in Haydon Wick Compared To Wiltshire

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Summary of Crimes in Haydon Wick This Year

 Haydon WickWiltshire 
CrimeCountRateCountRateRate Difference
Anti-Social Behaviour40.1915,27321.16 11037% safer
Criminal Damage and Arson20.094,9706.89 7556% safer
Public Order10.053,6655.08 10060% safer
Violence and Sexual Offences60.2817,72424.56 8671% safer

Haydon Wick Compared to Nearby Small Towns)

Small TownTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference
Haydon Wick90.43-
Stratton St Margaret241.0659% more dangerous
Blunsdon St Andrew36021.2298% more dangerous
Corsham46834.1499% more dangerous
Tidworth47436.2099% more dangerous
Bradford-on-Avon38838.7699% more dangerous

Crime Over Time in Haydon Wick

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Recent Crimes in Haydon Wick

DateCrime TypeLocationOutcome
April 2022Public orderOn or near Poseidon CloseInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
February 2022Public orderOn or near Poseidon CloseUnable to prosecute suspect
December 2021Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Poseidon CloseUnable to prosecute suspect
December 2021Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Poseidon CloseUnable to prosecute suspect
December 2021Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Poseidon CloseUnable to prosecute suspect
November 2021Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Poseidon CloseUnable to prosecute suspect
July 2021Public orderOn or near Park/Open SpaceInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
July 2021Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Poseidon CloseUnable to prosecute suspect
July 2021Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Poseidon CloseUnable to prosecute suspect
March 2021Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Poseidon CloseUnable to prosecute suspect
July 2020Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Purton RoadUnable to prosecute suspect
June 2020Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Poseidon CloseUnable to prosecute suspect
February 2020Public orderOn or near Purton RoadUnable to prosecute suspect
August 2019Public orderOn or near Poseidon CloseUnable to prosecute suspect
August 2019Public orderOn or near Poseidon CloseUnable to prosecute suspect

Haydon Wick Crime Trends

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2018201920202021Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour0.05-0.050.19 Getting worse
Criminal Damage and Arson0.240.050.050.09 Safer
Public Order-0.140.050.05 Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences0.240.050.050.28 Getting worse

Changes In Haydon Wick's Crime Rates Over Time

Comparing Haydon Wick to the UK's Major Cities

Small TownCrime RateRate Difference
Haydon Wick0.43-
Barnet67.0899% more dangerous
Croydon82.4899% more dangerous
Sheffield90.05100% more dangerous
Bristol90.52100% more dangerous
Coventry102.24100% more dangerous
Leicester111.59100% more dangerous
Liverpool123.06100% more dangerous
Birmingham129.64100% more dangerous
Bradford132.28100% more dangerous
Leeds150.94100% more dangerous

Frequently Asked Questions About Crime in Haydon Wick

What police force serves Haydon Wick?
Haydon Wick's local territorial police force is the Wiltshire Police.

How dangerous is Haydon Wick?
Haydon Wick is the safest small town in Wiltshire.

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

What is the least common crime in Haydon Wick?
Haydon Wick's least common crime is public order.

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