Crime Statistics for Bognor Regis, Arun, West Sussex, 2024

There were a total of 281 street level crime incidents in Bognor Regis 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 Bognor Regis, 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 Crime97
Anti Social Behaviour43
Public Order24
Criminal Damage Arson24
Shoplifting16
Burglary15
Vehicle Crime15
Drugs14
Other Theft14
Possession Of Weapons6
Theft From The Person5
Robbery3
Other Crime3
Bicycle Theft2
All Crime281

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 Bognor Regis. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

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 Bognor Regis

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

LocationCrime Incidents
South Bersted (0.62 miles)358
Bognor Regis281
Felpham (1.39 miles)156
Shripney (1.86 miles)77
Aldwick (1.71 miles)44
Nyetimber (2.55 miles)37
Bilsham (3.1 miles)37
Colworth (2.24 miles)28
Lagness (2.56 miles)19
Ancton (3.16 miles)14

28.21%
of Marine (Arun) residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census



Where are the most violent places near Bognor Regis?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
South Bersted115
Bognor Regis97
Felpham62
Shripney19
Aldwick14
Colworth11
Nyetimber7
Bilsham7
Lagness6
Ancton5

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

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 Bognor Regis 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 Bognor Regis compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Bognor Regis and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Bognor Regis is ranked #2.

#WardScore
1Hotham70
2Marine70
3Pevensey61
4Orchard50
5Bersted49
6Felpham West46
7Felpham East27
8Aldwick East22
9Aldwick West13
10Middleton-on-Sea13
11Pagham10

Which road in Bognor Regis has the highest level of crime?

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

Last updated: March 2024
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0



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