Crime Statistics for Mayford, Woking, Surrey, 2024

Crime statistics for Mayford, Woking

There were a total of 37 street level crime incidents in Mayford in February 2024. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Shoplifting.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Mayford, 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 Crime11
Other Theft4
Criminal Damage Arson3
Anti Social Behaviour3
Public Order3
Possession Of Weapons1
Theft From The Person1
Vehicle Crime1
All Crime37

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 Mayford. 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 Mayford

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Maybury (1.75 miles)251
Jacobs Well (2.49 miles)222
Horsell (1.86 miles)212
Horsell Birch (1.96 miles)132
Knaphill (2.24 miles)93
Cartbridge (1.24 miles)69
Hook Heath (0.88 miles)53
St Johns (0.88 miles)42
Fox Corner (2.24 miles)8

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

Where are the most violent places near Mayford?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Jacobs Well93
Horsell Birch52
Hook Heath18
St Johns12
Fox Corner6

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

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 Mayford 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 Mayford compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Mayford and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Mayford is ranked #3.

3Hoe Valley54
5Mount Hermon43
8St John's32
11Goldsworth Park27

Which road in Mayford has the highest level of crime?

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

Last updated: February 2024
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