Crime Statistics for Birchy Hill, New Forest, Hampshire, Jun 2023

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There were a total of 3 street level crime incidents in Birchy Hill in June 2023. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Burglary.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour1
Other Theft1
All Crime3

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 Birchy Hill. 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 Birchy Hill

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Buckland (2.24 miles)119
Tiptoe (1.96 miles)21
Hordle (1.96 miles)12
Battramsley Cross (1.86 miles)8
Bowling Green (1.39 miles)7
Shirley Holms (1.24 miles)5
Durns Town3
Birchy Hill3
Avon Water (0.38 miles)3
Battramsley (1.39 miles)2

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

Where are the most violent places near Birchy Hill?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Bowling Green3
Battramsley Cross2
Shirley Holms0
Durns Town0
Birchy Hill0
Avon Water0

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

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 Birchy Hill 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 Birchy Hill compare to surrounding wards?

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

3Brockenhurst and Forest South East48
4Lymington Town48
8Boldre and Sway17

Which road in Birchy Hill has the highest level of crime?

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