Crime Statistics for Bolham, Nottinghamshire, Nottinghamshire, 2024

There were a total of 129 street level crime incidents in Bolham in March 2024. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Anti Social Behaviour.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Bolham, 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 Crime34
Anti Social Behaviour30
Criminal Damage Arson18
Shoplifting14
Vehicle Crime9
Other Theft8
Public Order7
Drugs4
Other Crime2
Burglary2
Theft From The Person1
All Crime129

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 Bolham. 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 Bolham

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Bolham129
Balk Field (0.88 miles)119
Retford (1.24 miles)110
Idle (1.51 miles)89
Babworth (1.75 miles)22
Clarborough (1.96 miles)9
Lound (2.56 miles)5
Eaton (2.56 miles)3
Barnby Moor (2.77 miles)0
Ranby (3.34 miles)0

6.72%
of East Retford West residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census



Where are the most violent places near Bolham?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Bolham34
Balk Field33
Retford30
Idle21
Babworth14
Clarborough5
Lound1
Eaton1
Barnby Moor0
Ranby0

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

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 Bolham 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 Bolham compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Bolham and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Bolham is ranked #3.

#WardScore
1Sutton86
2Welbeck73
3East Retford West62
4East Retford South58
5Worksop East49
6Ranskill47
7East Markham40
8East Retford East37
9East Retford North34
10Rampton29
11Sturton6

Which road in Bolham has the highest level of crime?

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

Last updated: March 2024
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