Crime Statistics for Bishopsgarth, Stockton-on-Tees, Stockton-on-Tees, 2024

There were a total of 183 street level crime incidents in Bishopsgarth 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 Bishopsgarth, 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 Crime63
Anti Social Behaviour26
Shoplifting25
Criminal Damage Arson18
Vehicle Crime16
Other Theft14
Public Order7
Other Crime6
Possession Of Weapons2
Burglary2
Robbery2
Drugs2
All Crime183

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 Bishopsgarth. 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 Bishopsgarth

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Norton (1.96 miles)475
Stockton-on-Tees (1.24 miles)469
Hardwick (0.62 miles)234
Bishopsgarth183
Fairfield (0.62 miles)88
Hartburn (1.39 miles)75
Tees (2.95 miles)55
Fulthorpe (2.48 miles)4
Carlton (1.39 miles)4
Redmarshall (1.96 miles)0

3.24%
of Fairfield (Stockton-on-Tees) residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census



Where are the most violent places near Bishopsgarth?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Norton158
Stockton-on-Tees126
Hardwick73
Bishopsgarth63
Fairfield25
Tees15
Hartburn13
Fulthorpe1
Carlton0
Redmarshall0

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

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 Bishopsgarth 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 Bishopsgarth compare to surrounding wards?

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

#WardScore
1Parkfield and Oxbridge85
2Newtown82
3Hardwick and Salters Lane70
4Roseworth67
5Norton North63
6Grangefield44
7Bishopsgarth and Elm Tree43
8Hartburn32
9Fairfield23
10Northern Parishes14
11Norton West11

Which road in Bishopsgarth has the highest level of crime?

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

Last updated: March 2024
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