Crime Statistics for Bocking’s Elm, Tendring, Essex, 2024

There were a total of 85 street level crime incidents in Bocking’s Elm in March 2024. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Public Order.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Bocking’s Elm, 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 Crime52
Public Order9
Other Theft7
Criminal Damage Arson5
Other Crime4
Anti Social Behaviour4
Shoplifting2
Vehicle Crime1
Burglary1
All Crime85

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 Bocking’s Elm. 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 Bocking’s Elm

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Great Clacton (1.24 miles)445
Clacton-on-Sea (1.39 miles)363
Rush Green (0.88 miles)300
Burrsville Park (1.96 miles)187
Cook’s Green (2.23 miles)108
Bocking’s Elm85
Jaywick in Essex (1.86 miles)58
Little Clacton (1.96 miles)16
St Osyth (1.96 miles)11
Row Heath (1.86 miles)10

4.62%
of Bluehouse residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census



Where are the most violent places near Bocking’s Elm?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Great Clacton214
Clacton-on-Sea172
Rush Green151
Burrsville Park93
Bocking’s Elm52
Cook’s Green46
Jaywick in Essex30
Little Clacton6
St Osyth6
Row Heath5

How likely are you to be a victim of crime in Bocking’s Elm?

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 Bocking’s Elm 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 Bocking’s Elm compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Bocking’s Elm and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Bocking’s Elm is ranked #8.

#WardScore
1Pier98
2St James87
3Coppins86
4St Osyth75
5St John's72
6St Paul's71
7West Clacton & Jaywick Sands71
8Bluehouse67
9Eastcliff53
10Cann Hall51
11Burrsville50

Which road in Bocking’s Elm has the highest level of crime?

We have used the Index of Multiple Deprivation to find the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) in Bocking’s Elm with the highest crime score. Accoding to the 2019 statistics, that is in and around Elm Farm Drive.

Last updated: March 2024
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