Crime levels in Wealden

Overall reported crime in Wealden has risen in recent years. This is partly due to changes in the way that crime is recorded. 

Annual total number of reported crimes in Wealden from 2014/15 to 2017/18
(Source – Sussex Police)

2014/15

2015/16

2016/17

2017/18

4,586

4,808

5,438

6,347

Wealden has the lowest levels of reported crime per 10,000 population of any other district or borough in East Sussex.

Recorded crimes per 1,000 population January 2017 to December 2017
(Source – Office for National Statistics)

Wealden

England & Wales

41

93