Powered by the UK Police crime database, this Story reports street level crime or stop and search incidents within one mile of any location you select. Click the "More Data" button to access in-depth analysis.

You can choose both these Stories to get detailed crime data from the location you require. So one story gives us access to two different sets of data.
With each story the most recent months data is used as well as the same months data for the previous year; so you can see if the trend of crime levels are up or down.

To begin with, it will add the Street Crime story but if you select 'Edit Canvas' then click 'Edit' on the Street Crime story you can change this to Stop and Search.

Police Street Crime 

Add the Story and select Police Street Crime, this will upload to your canvas. Now you can begin editing to suit your data requirements.

  1. Click edit 
  2. Set your location 
  3. Save
  4. Click exit at the bottom of the screen
  5. On the Story, select more data
  6. Here you can see a heat map of where the crime took place within a mile radius
  7. Below the map, you can see Incidents by Category, which is useful for reporting.

Police Stop and Search

As this story is within the Police Street Crime Story you need to begin by adding this again. 

  1. After the story has been added, click edit 
  2. At the top of the edit page you will see a drop down for the crime data set
  3. Click on this and change it to Stop Search
  4. Set your location
  5. Click save
  6. Click exit at the bottom of the screen
  7. On the Story, select more data
  8. Again, you can see a heat map of where the stop and search took place
  9. Below the map you can see Incident by Type, where you can select the reporting group.

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