Crime Statistics for Billesley Common, Birmingham, Birmingham, 2024

Crime statistics for Billesley Common, Birmingham

There were a total of 320 street level crime incidents in Billesley Common in March 2024. 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 Billesley Common, 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 Crime121
Vehicle Crime44
Criminal Damage Arson36
Anti Social Behaviour29
Other Theft25
Public Order18
Shoplifting17
Burglary10
Robbery7
Other Crime7
Possession Of Weapons2
Drugs2
Bicycle Theft2
All Crime320

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 Billesley Common. 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 Billesley Common

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Moseley (1.86 miles)510
Moor Green (1.75 miles)369
Alcester Lane’s End (0.62 miles)333
Billesley Common320
Billesley (0.62 miles)312
Warstock (0.88 miles)272
Springfield (0.88 miles)247
Hasluck’s Green (1.76 miles)109
Cole (1.78 miles)81
Hollywood (1.86 miles)47

19.31%
of Billesley residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census



Where are the most violent places near Billesley Common?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Moseley197
Alcester Lane’s End129
Moor Green125
Billesley Common121
Billesley110
Springfield109
Warstock86
Hasluck’s Green21
Cole15
Hollywood14

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

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 Billesley Common 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 Billesley Common compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Billesley Common and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Billesley Common is ranked #3.

#WardScore
1King's Norton South85
2Druids Heath & Monyhull78
3Billesley73
4Highter's Heath67
5Brandwood & King's Heath67
6Wythall East58
7Shirley West56
8Hall Green South51
9Wythall West50
10Drakes Cross46
11Hollywood37

Which road in Billesley Common has the highest level of crime?

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

Last updated: March 2024
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