Crime Statistics for Boraston Dale, Boraston, Shropshire, 2024

There were a total of 1 street level crime incidents in in March 2024. The largest category was Violent Crime.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Boraston Dale, 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 Crime1
All Crime1

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 Boraston Dale. 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 Boraston Dale

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Spurtree (0.88 miles)15
Burford (2.24 miles)13
Tenbury Wells (2.24 miles)13
Kyrewood (1.96 miles)11
Boraston (0.62 miles)6
Knighton on Teme (1.24 miles)2
Knowle (2.24 miles)2
Knowlegate (2.24 miles)2
Newnham Bridge (1.96 miles)2
Boraston Dale1

of Tenbury residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census

Where are the most violent places near Boraston Dale?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Tenbury Wells2
Knighton on Teme1
Newnham Bridge1
Boraston Dale1

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

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 Boraston Dale 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 Boraston Dale compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Boraston Dale and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Boraston Dale is ranked #5.

1Ludlow East41
2Bromyard Bringsty39
3Leominster North & Rural38
4Ludlow North36
6Teme Valley16
7Ludlow South15
8Brown Clee15

Which road in Boraston Dale has the highest level of crime?

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

Last updated: March 2024
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