Burglary in a dwelling: Barnet

MQT on 2013-05-22
Session date: 
May 22, 2013
Question By: 
Andrew Dismore
Labour Group
Asked Of: 
The Mayor


What is the present incidence of burglary in a dwelling in Barnet, how does this compare with each of the last two years, and what are you doing about it?


Answer for Burglary in a dwelling: Barnet

Answer for Burglary in a dwelling: Barnet

Answered By: 
The Mayor

May 2010- April 2011 = 3436 May 2011- April 2012 = 3394 May 2012- April 2013 = 3418

Barnet are using predictive analysis to identify hot spots and that information is used to direct the daily patrolling of their response teams. The Territorial Support Group, crime squad and borough tasking team are actively targeting known burglars using a variety of methods. One of Barnet's most active burglary teams was sentenced to a total of 55 years imprisonment in April with the single highest individual sentence of 15 years, as a result of this intense activity