Crime Statistics for Birchmoor Green, Woburn, Bedfordshire, Jun 2023

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There were a total of 11 street level crime incidents in Birchmoor Green in June 2023. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Vehicle Crime.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Birchmoor Green, 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 Crime4
Vehicle Crime3
Anti Social Behaviour2
Criminal Damage Arson1
All Crime11

Map of street level crime incidents in June 2023

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Birchmoor Green. 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 Birchmoor Green

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Browns Wood (2.77 miles)48
Aspley Heath (1.76 miles)22
Lower End (2.56 miles)22
Bow Brickhill (2.56 miles)19
Little Brickhill (2.56 miles)14
Aspley Guise (1.86 miles)13
Birchmoor Green11
Potsgrove (2.56 miles)5
Fox Corner (2.78 miles)4
Sheeplane (1.96 miles)2

of Central Bedfordshire residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census

Where are the most violent places near Birchmoor Green?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Browns Wood19
Aspley Heath12
Lower End12
Aspley Guise10
Bow Brickhill7
Little Brickhill5
Birchmoor Green4
Fox Corner1

How likely are you to be a victim of crime in Birchmoor Green?

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 Birchmoor Green 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 Birchmoor Green compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Birchmoor Green and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Resident in Sheeplane have the lowest likelyhood of being a victim of personal crime in the area. The ward with the lowest likelyhood is Bletchley East.

1Bletchley East76
2Leighton Buzzard North54
3Bletchley Park42
4Bletchley West37
5Danesborough & Walton34
8Westoning, Flitton and Greenfield27
9Great Brickhill & Newton Longville23
10Cranfield and Marston Moretaine21
11Aspley and Woburn21

Which road in Birchmoor Green has the highest level of crime?

We have used the Index of Multiple Deprivation to find the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) in Birchmoor Green with the highest crime score. Accoding to the 2019 statistics, that is in and around this marker.

Last updated: June 2023
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