Crime Statistics for Ruscombe, Twyford, Berkshire, 2023

Crime statistics for Ruscombe, Twyford

There were a total of 37 street level crime incidents in Ruscombe in December 2023. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Anti Social Behaviour.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Ruscombe, 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 Crime16
Anti Social Behaviour9
Bicycle Theft3
Criminal Damage Arson3
Theft From The Person1
Possession Of Weapons1
Other Theft1
Drugs1
Public Order1
Burglary1
All Crime37

Map of street level crime incidents in December 2023

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Twyford (0.62 miles)47
Ruscombe37
Hare Hatch (0.88 miles)30
Wargrave (1.39 miles)28
Loddon (1.14 miles)22
Charvil (1.24 miles)17
Borough Marsh (1.39 miles)8
Kiln Green (1.76 miles)6
Waltham St Lawrence (1.96 miles)3
New Cross (2.24 miles)1

12.9%
of Twyford residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census



Where are the most violent places near Ruscombe?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Ruscombe16
Hare Hatch16
Twyford15
Loddon7
Charvil7
Wargrave6
Kiln Green4
Borough Marsh3
Waltham St Lawrence1
New Cross1

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

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 Ruscombe 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 Ruscombe compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Ruscombe and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Ruscombe is ranked #7.

#WardScore
1Sonning Common29
2Hurley & Walthams27
3Remenham, Wargrave and Ruscombe22
4South Lake21
5Hurst20
6Loddon18
7Twyford13
8Binfield with Warfield12
9Coronation11
10Sonning11
11Charvil4

Which road in Ruscombe has the highest level of crime?

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

Last updated: December 2023
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