Crime Statistics for Ruscombe, Stroud, Gloucestershire, September 2019

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Crime Statistics for Ruscombe, Stroud, Gloucestershire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Ruscombe using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so September 2019 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 35 street level crime incidents in Ruscombe in September 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Anti Social Behaviour. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Ruscombe, 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 Crime15
Anti Social Behaviour7
Criminal Damage Arson7
Burglary3
Other Theft2
Robbery1
All Crime35

Map of street level crime incidents in September 2019

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Ruscombe. 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 Ruscombe

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Paganhill (1.39 miles)204
Cainscross (1.24 miles)100
Bread Street (0.62 miles)95
Randwick (0.88 miles)80
Cashes Green (1.39 miles)79
Ruscombe35
Pitchcombe (1.39 miles)4
Stockend (1.39 miles)2
Edge (1.39 miles)2
Arlebrook (1.39 miles)0



Most violent places near Ruscombe

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Paganhill63
Cainscross38
Bread Street31
Cashes Green30
Randwick29
Ruscombe15
Pitchcombe2
Stockend1
Edge1
Arlebrook0

Last updated: November 2, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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