Crime Statistics for Bovinger, Epping Forest, Essex, 2024

There were a total of 7 street level crime incidents in Bovinger in March 2024. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Other Theft, followed by Drugs.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Other Theft4
Other Crime1
Violent Crime1
All Crime7

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 Bovinger. 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 Bovinger

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

LocationCrime Incidents
North Weald Bassett (1.96 miles)29
Tyler’s Green (1.24 miles)26
Shelley (1.86 miles)14
Lower Bobbingworth Green7
Pedlars End (0.88 miles)2
Moreton (1.39 miles)2
Toot Hill (1.96 miles)1
Greensted Green (1.24 miles)1
High Laver (1.86 miles)0

of Moreton and Fyfield residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census

Where are the most violent places near Bovinger?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
North Weald Bassett8
Tyler’s Green7
Lower Bobbingworth Green1
Toot Hill1
Greensted Green1
Pedlars End0
High Laver0

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

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 Bovinger 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 Bovinger compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Bovinger and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Bovinger is ranked #9.

2Harlow Common64
4North Weald Bassett58
5Epping Lindsey and Thornwood Common58
6Epping Hemnall56
7Hastingwood, Matching and Sheering Village55
8Chipping Ongar, Greensted and Marden Ash53
9Moreton and Fyfield46
10Brizes and Doddinghurst30
11Church Langley19

Which road in Bovinger has the highest level of crime?

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

Last updated: March 2024
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