Crime Statistics for Horsell, Woking, Surrey, 2024

Crime statistics for Horsell, Woking

There were a total of 212 street level crime incidents in Horsell in February 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 Horsell, 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 Crime59
Anti Social Behaviour45
Public Order26
Other Theft22
Criminal Damage Arson18
Other Crime7
Vehicle Crime4
Possession Of Weapons3
Theft From The Person2
Bicycle Theft1
All Crime212

Map of street level crime incidents in February 2024

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Maybury (1.39 miles)285
Horsell Birch (0.62 miles)132
Knaphill (1.96 miles)93
Castle Green (1.96 miles)54
Hook Heath (1.39 miles)53
Mayford (1.86 miles)44
St Johns (1.39 miles)42
Mimbridge (1.39 miles)14
Chobham (1.75 miles)7

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

Where are the most violent places near Horsell?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Horsell Birch52
Hook Heath18
Castle Green17
St Johns12

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

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 Horsell 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 Horsell compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Horsell and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Horsell is ranked #6.

2Hoe Valley54
4Mount Hermon43
5Longcross, Lyne & Chertsey South43
7Byfleet and West Byfleet36
9St John's32
11Goldsworth Park27

Which road in Horsell has the highest level of crime?

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

Last updated: February 2024
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