We headed to Police.uk to see which parts of Ripley and Heanor are most affected by crime.
High Street in Ripley saw eight individual crimes reported during December 2011. There was one case of anti-social behaviour, two of shoplifting, two of criminal damage and one arson reported.
According to the site Heanor’s trouble spot is around the Tesco supermarket area. In December there was a burglary, four reports of anti-social behaviour and three reports of shoplifting.
And in Alfreton Chapel Street suffered from five reports of shoplifting in December alone.
The side street also fell foul to a burglary and one incidence of anti-social behaviour.