Crime Statistics for Bestwood Village, City of Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

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Crime Statistics for Bestwood Village, City of Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Crime Statistics for Bestwood Village, City of Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Bestwood Village using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so July 2021 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 195 street level crime incidents in Bestwood Village in July 2021. 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 Bestwood Village, 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 Crime79
Anti Social Behaviour62
Criminal Damage Arson18
Public Order10
Vehicle Crime6
Other Theft5
Drugs4
Other Crime4
Burglary2
Bicycle Theft1
Possession Of Weapons1
Robbery1
Shoplifting1
Theft From The Person1
All Crime195

Map of street level crime incidents in July 2021

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

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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 Bestwood Village

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Top Valley (1.24 miles)544
Bestwood (1.39 miles)487
Bulwell Forest (1.39 miles)459
Redhill (1.39 miles)390
Bulwell (1.75 miles)351
Butler’s Hill (0.88 miles)228
Broomhill (0.88 miles)228
Bestwood Village195
Beauvale (1.96 miles)98
Ruffs (1.96 miles)98

3%
of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Bestwood Village

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Top Valley175
Bulwell Forest155
Bestwood143
Bulwell113
Redhill110
Bestwood Village79
Butler’s Hill56
Broomhill56
Beauvale29
Ruffs29

Last updated: July 2021
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0

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