Crime Statistics for Bardwell, Suffolk, 2023

Crime statistics for Bardwell, Bardwell

There were a total of 2 street level crime incidents in Bardwell in December 2023. 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 Bardwell, 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
Anti Social Behaviour1
All Crime2

Map of street level crime incidents in December 2023

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Hepworth (2.55 miles)9
Ixworth (2.24 miles)6
The Black Bourn (1.41 miles)6
Grimstone End (2.56 miles)5
Honington (1.96 miles)5
Barningham (2.24 miles)3
Stowlangtoft (3.17 miles)2
Bardwell2
Bowbeck (1.24 miles)1
Ixworth Thorpe (1.96 miles)0

5.82%
of Bardwell residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census



Where are the most violent places near Bardwell?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Hepworth5
Grimstone End4
Honington4
Ixworth3
The Black Bourn3
Barningham2
Bardwell1
Stowlangtoft0
Bowbeck0
Ixworth Thorpe0

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

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 Bardwell 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 Bardwell compare to surrounding wards?

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

#WardScore
1Ixworth40
2Barningham28
3Stanton22
4Bardwell21
5Thurston15
6Pakenham & Troston15
7Elmswell & Woolpit15
8Walsham-le-Willows13
9The Fornhams & Great Barton12
10Harling & Heathlands10
11Moreton Hall9

Which road in Bardwell has the highest level of crime?

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

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