Crime Statistics for Bitchfield, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, 2024

There were a total of 7 street level crime incidents in Bitchfield in March 2024. 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 Behaviour5
Violent Crime2
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 Bitchfield. 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 Bitchfield

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Bitchfield7
Little Ponton (4.47 miles)6
Colsterworth (4.47 miles)4
Corby Glen (1.96 miles)3
Great Ponton (3.92 miles)2
Swinstead (4.16 miles)1
Birkholme (3.17 miles)1
Irnham (2.77 miles)0
Cold Harbour (4.16 miles)0
Stoke Rochford (4.38 miles)0

6.1%
of Lincrest residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census



Where are the most violent places near Bitchfield?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Bitchfield2
Colsterworth2
Great Ponton2
Little Ponton1
Corby Glen0
Swinstead0
Birkholme0
Irnham0
Cold Harbour0
Stoke Rochford0

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

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 Bitchfield 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 Bitchfield compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Bitchfield and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Resident in Bitchfield have the lowest likelyhood of being a victim of personal crime in the area. The ward with the lowest likelyhood is Grantham St Vincent's.

#WardScore
1Grantham St Vincent's51
2Grantham Springfield48
3Grantham Earlesfield47
4Grantham Harrowby43
5Grantham St Wulfram's37
6Grantham Barrowby Gate25
7Isaac Newton22
8Glen20
9Castle10
10Belmont7
11Lincrest2

Which road in Bitchfield has the highest level of crime?

We have used the Index of Multiple Deprivation to find the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) in Bitchfield with the highest crime score. Accoding to the 2019 statistics, that is in and around B1176.

Last updated: March 2024
Information provided by data.police.uk
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