Crime Statistics for Bishop Sutton, Bath and North East Somerset, 2024

There were a total of 5 street level crime incidents in in March 2024. The largest category was Violent Crime.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Bishop Sutton, this category is usually the largest in any urban area. This is partly because 'Violent Crime' covers so many offences compared to say Burglary

Crime CategoryIncidents
Violent Crime5
All Crime5

Map of street level crime incidents in March 2024

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Bishop Sutton. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

How grim is your Postcode?

Where Police data is not specific to an address for privacy reasons, most roads are represented by 1 to 2 markers or clusters. However, this should be enough to ascertain if the road you live in or are thinking of moving to, is a crime hot spot. The only exception could be where there is a large cluster of a single crime category on a street, as this could but not necessarily be related to multiple incidents at one address.



Crime incidents in neighbouring areas to Bishop Sutton

We've taken the ten nearest places to Bishop Sutton and ranked them by the number of crime incidents in each. This should allow you to see if Bishop Sutton has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Bishop Sutton5
Stowey (0.62 miles)5
Hollow Brook (0.62 miles)5
Cholwell (1.96 miles)5
Moorledge (1.86 miles)2
Chew Valley Lake (0.72 miles)1
Townsend (1.96 miles)0
Herons Green (1.86 miles)0
North Widcombe (0.88 miles)0
Cameley (2.24 miles)0

5.08%
of Chew Valley residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census



Where are the most violent places near Bishop Sutton?

The category of crime that most concerns people is violent crime. We have taken the ten nearest place to Bishop Sutton and ranked them according to the number of violent incidents in the 'best fit' Policing neighbourhood.

LocationViolent Incidents
Bishop Sutton5
Stowey5
Hollow Brook5
Cholwell3
Moorledge1
Chew Valley Lake1
Townsend0
Herons Green0
North Widcombe0
Cameley0

How likely are you to be a victim of crime in Bishop Sutton?

Every two years the government publishes the Index of Multiple Deprivation. One of those domains is crime, more precisely, how likely you are to be the victim of a what is known as 'personal crime', such as muggings or burglary. The governemnt publish these statitsics down to the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) or in simple geographic terms, a few roads. These statistics are also published on a ward level as an average of the LSOAs in that area. We have taken the average rank and converted it into a more accessble form, a score out of 100. Where the higher the score, the more likely you are in Bishop Sutton to be a victim of personal crime. Note that the following score has been generated from the 2019 statistics. At the time of writing, these have not been updated by the government during and since the COVID 19 pandemic.

How does crime in Bishop Sutton compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Bishop Sutton and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Bishop Sutton is ranked #6.

#WardScore
1Hengrove and Whitchurch Park78
2Publow & Whitchurch74
3Paulton44
4Wrington33
5Clutton & Farmborough30
6Chew Valley30
7Chewton Mendip and Ston Easton24
8Mendip21
9High Littleton17
10Blagdon & Churchill16
11Timsbury11

Which road in Bishop Sutton has the highest level of crime?

We have used the Index of Multiple Deprivation to find the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) in Bishop Sutton with the highest crime score. Accoding to the 2019 statistics, that is in and around Maesknoll Lane.

Last updated: March 2024
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