Crime Statistics for Ruardean Hill, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire

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Crime Statistics for Ruardean Hill, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Ruardean Hill using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so January 2020 are the latest figures. The data published by the Police are incidents that were reported to them in that month, not the crimes that were prosecuted and/or had further action taken. In by far the majority of incidents, no further action is taken.

There were a total of 8 street level crime incidents in Ruardean Hill in January 2020. The largest category was Burglary, followed by Anti Social Behaviour. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour2
Other Theft1
Vehicle Crime1
Violent Crime1
All Crime8

Map of street level crime incidents in January 2020

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Ruardean Hill. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

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 Ruardean Hill

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Readings (1.39 miles)16
Ruardean (1.24 miles)13
Drybrook (0.62 miles)10
Brierley (1.39 miles)9
Ruardean Hill8
Ruardean Woodside (0.88 miles)7
Harrow Hill (0.88 miles)6
Lane End (1.39 miles)6
Plump Hill (1.86 miles)4
Hope Mansell (1.39 miles)3

Most violent places near Ruardean Hill

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Lane End4
Ruardean Hill1
Ruardean Woodside1
Harrow Hill1
Hope Mansell1
Plump Hill0

Last updated: March 26, 2020
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