Crime Statistics for Ford Green, Wyre, Lancashire, 2023

Crime statistics for Ford Green, Wyre

There were a total of 4 street level crime incidents in Ford Green in December 2023. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour2
Violent Crime1
Vehicle Crime1
All Crime4

Map of street level crime incidents in December 2023

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Garstang (1.39 miles)28
Bonds (1.75 miles)23
Catterall (2.78 miles)14
Bowgreave (2.24 miles)14
Cabus (1.39 miles)12
Forton (3.17 miles)6
Ford Green4
Churchtown (1.96 miles)2
Marsh Houses (3.34 miles)1
St Michael’s on Wyre (3.17 miles)1

of Pilling residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census

Where are the most violent places near Ford Green?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Ford Green1
Marsh Houses1
St Michael’s on Wyre0

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

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 Ford Green 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 Ford Green compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Ford Green and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Resident in Ford Green have the lowest likelyhood of being a victim of personal crime in the area. The ward with the lowest likelyhood is Preston Rural North.

1Preston Rural North32
2Brock with Catterall19
4University & Scotforth Rural15
6Elswick and Little Eccleston13
7Hambleton & Stalmine12
9Great Eccleston10

Which road in Ford Green has the highest level of crime?

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

Last updated: December 2023
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