Crime Statistics for Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire, Nottinghamshire

Crime statistics for Sherwood Forest, Nottinghamshire

There were a total of 7 street level crime incidents in Sherwood Forest in June 2023. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Other Theft.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour3
Other Theft1
Vehicle Crime1
Violent Crime1
Other Crime1
All Crime7

Map of street level crime incidents in June 2023

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Newlands (2.19 miles)123
Rainworth (2.95 miles)73
Old Clipstone (1.32 miles)45
Rainworth Water (2.61 miles)13
Sherwood Forest7
Forest Town (2.81 miles)1
Gorsethorpe (1.81 miles)0
Bilsthorpe (2.67 miles)0
Bilsthorpe Moor (3.54 miles)0
Edwinstowe (2.36 miles)0

4.5%
of Edwinstowe & Clipstone residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census



Where are the most violent places near Sherwood Forest?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Newlands51
Rainworth23
Old Clipstone6
Rainworth Water6
Sherwood Forest1
Forest Town1
Gorsethorpe0
Bilsthorpe0
Bilsthorpe Moor0
Edwinstowe0

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

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 Sherwood Forest 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 Sherwood Forest compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Sherwood Forest and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Sherwood Forest is ranked #9.

#WardScore
1Oak Tree71
2Ransom Wood71
3Lindhurst68
4Ling Forest49
5Bilsthorpe44
6Eakring42
7Maun Valley42
8Newlands41
9Edwinstowe & Clipstone35
10Holly35
11Rainworth North & Rufford27

Which road in Sherwood Forest has the highest level of crime?

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

Last updated: June 2023
Information provided by data.police.uk
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