Hartlepool's crime hot spots revealed

These are the addresses subject to the most reported crime in Hartlepool during December.

By Gavin Ledwith, Digital Specialist
Tuesday, 29 January, 2019, 13:07
Crime hotspots in Hartlepool during December

The list is collated from official figures on the Home Office's Police.uk website and includes investigations which have been successfully completed, are still pending or have been discontinued.

Many of Hartlepool's main roads do not feature as they have been divided up into smaller sections by the figures. Numbers include incidents which have taken place "in the area of" streets and not just in the streets.
Thirty-five reports in December included 20 shoplifting cases and three instances of violence and sexual assault (classed together).
Seventeen December reports included four burglaries, one case of possession of weapons and five instances of violence and sexual offences (classed together).
At least 16 reports included 11 cases of shoplifting and three anti-social behaviour incidents.
Sixteen reports included eight cases of anti-social behaviour and five instances of violence and sexual assault (classed together).
Fifteen reports included 12 instances of shoplifting and one burglary.
Thirteen cases included 10 shoplifting reports and one violence and sexual assault (classed together).
Ten reports included four shoplifting cases, two instances of criminal damage and arson (classed together) and two cases of anti-social behaviour.

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Ten reported crimes included five cases of violence and sexual assault (classed together) and one robbery.
Nine cases reported in December include anti-social behaviour, burglary and violence and sexual assault (classed together).
Nine reported incidents included four cases of anti-social behaviour, one criminal damage and arson (classed together) and four cases of violence and sexual assaults (classed together).
Nine reported cases included eight shoplifting reports and one criminal damage and arson (classed together).
Nine reported incidents included two anti-social behaviour cases, one burglary, one possession of weapons and one drugs case.
Nine reports in December included five violence and sexual offences (classed together) and two public order offences.
Nine investigations in or near the police station included four instances of violence and sexual offences (classed together) and three anti-social behaviour reports.
Nine reports included four violence and sexual offences (classed together), one burglary and one criminal damage and arson (classed together).
The overall number of reported crimes in Hartlepool in December 2018 was 1,370. This compared to 1,466 in November 2018 and 1,355 in December 2017.