Crime Statistics for Boughton, Nottinghamshire, Nottinghamshire, 2024

There were a total of 77 street level crime incidents in Boughton 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 Boughton, 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 Crime26
Anti Social Behaviour13
Shoplifting10
Public Order7
Criminal Damage Arson7
Burglary5
Other Theft3
Drugs3
Possession Of Weapons2
Robbery1
All Crime77

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 Boughton. 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 Boughton

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

LocationCrime Incidents
New Ollerton (0.62 miles)84
Boughton77
Edwinstowe (3.34 miles)26
Tuxford (3.92 miles)24
Markham Moor (3.97 miles)8
Milton (3.97 miles)8
Maun (2.78 miles)2
Bothamsall (3.11 miles)2
Eakring (3.73 miles)2
Laxton (3.16 miles)0

4.24%
of Ollerton residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census



Where are the most violent places near Boughton?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
New Ollerton26
Boughton26
Edwinstowe12
Tuxford9
Eakring1
Markham Moor0
Milton0
Maun0
Bothamsall0
Laxton0

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

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 Boughton 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 Boughton compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Boughton and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Boughton is ranked #4.

#WardScore
1Welbeck73
2Netherfield64
3Warsop Carrs59
4Ollerton55
5Boughton54
6Meden53
7Bilsthorpe44
8East Markham40
9Edwinstowe & Clipstone35
10Sutton-on-Trent21
11Muskham20

Which road in Boughton has the highest level of crime?

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

Last updated: March 2024
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