The Brentwood Eye


The following is compiled from data available from Data.Police.UK and is accessible under open government licence.

 All police forces in England and Wales provide data to the Home Office at the end of each month. This is checked by Data Police UK before publishing, usually at the end of the following month.


Crime Trends

The following charts show the crime trends for the district, over a 3 year period.

Blue is the monthly number of recorded crimes.

Green is the 12 month average, showing the % change over the previous 12 months.

Red is the standard deviation, the lines representing 3 σ


  Victim based crime includes the following offences  - Burglary, Robbery, Vehicle Crime, Violent & Sexual Crime, Criminal Damage & Arson, Shoplifting, Bicycle Theft,

Theft from a Person and Other Thefts



All Crime includes Victim based crime plus Drugs, Public Order & Possession of Weapons and Other victimless crimes.




All recorded incidents of ASB




Crime Rates 

Crime rates are normally expressed as the number of crimes per 1000 head of population within a defined area.

The following charts show the difference between the expected crime rate and the actual crime rate for the district during this month.

The expected crime rate being based on a population of 73,601 (2011 Census) or 4.25% of the total population of the County. 






Crime in your Area

Information showing the approximate location of each incident, recorded during this month, can be viewed by using the following link. The information is in LSOA name order, once you have found your local area or the road where you live, the LSOA name will be the same for all future data.



Police Neighbourhoods within the Brentwood District

There are 4 Police Neighbourhoods in the Brentwood District. The district has an overall population of 73,601 (2011 Census), 4.25% of the Counties population.




Police Neighbourhood Crime figures 




Neighbourhood Population
Brentwood North 23,481
Brentwood South 15,082
Brentwood Town Centre 11,497
Hutton & Shenfield 20,812






Local Authority Crime Data  

Overall crime figures for Brentwood Borough Council 

Brentwood Borough Council 


Link to Brentwood Community Safety  

Brentwood Borough Council wards 

The following links are to the latest crime figures for individual wards





Brizes And Doddinghurst


Ingatestone, Fryerning And Mountnessing




Herongate, Ingrave And West Horndon




Tipps Cross


South Weald



Brentwood South


Hutton East


Pilgrims Hatch


Brentwood West


Brentwood North


Hutton South


Hutton Central


Hutton North












The borough of Brentwood is situated in the southwest of Essex, is made up of approximately 15,300 hectares, and is home for over 73,000 people.


Brentwood is made up of attractive countryside containing a variety of landscapes and settlements ranging from the town of Brentwood, the historic village of Ingatestone, to small villages and hamlets.



Brentwood is well connected to both road and rail networks both on C2C on the London Liverpool Street networks. Major roads such as the M25, A12 and A127 run through the borough and the M11 and Stansted Airport are within easy reach. Excellent connectivity is also provided from Shenfield, Ingatestone and West Horndon railway stations.