Crime Statistics for Blandford Camp, Dorset, June 2023

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There were a total of 1 street level crime incidents in Blandford Camp in June 2023. The largest category was Criminal Damage Arson.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Criminal Damage Arson1
All Crime1

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 Blandford Camp. 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 Blandford Camp

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Blandford Forum (2.44 miles)78
Lower Blandford St Mary (2.33 miles)56
Langton Long Blandford (2.33 miles)56
Blandford St Mary (2.78 miles)51
Pimperne (1.19 miles)15
Littleton (2.82 miles)9
Tarrant Keyneston (2.38 miles)2
Blandford Camp1
Tarrant Rushton (1.97 miles)0
Tarrant Gunville (2.63 miles)0

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

Where are the most violent places near Blandford Camp?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Blandford Forum26
Lower Blandford St Mary20
Langton Long Blandford20
Blandford St Mary18
Tarrant Keyneston1
Blandford Camp0
Tarrant Rushton0
Tarrant Gunville0

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

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 Blandford Camp 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 Blandford Camp compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Blandford Camp and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Blandford Camp is ranked #5.

1Wimborne Minster44
2Stour & Allen Vale27
5Cranborne Chase17
6Hill Forts & Upper Tarrants15
7Colehill & Wimborne Minster East14
8Sturminster Newton12
9Cranborne & Alderholt11
10Winterborne North10
11Puddletown & Lower Winterborne8

Which road in Blandford Camp has the highest level of crime?

We have used the Index of Multiple Deprivation to find the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) in Blandford Camp 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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