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Crime and Safety in Bishopstoke

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Bishopstoke is among the top 10 safest small towns in Hampshire, and is the 130th most dangerous overall out of Hampshire's 269 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Bishopstoke in 2021 was 49 crimes per 1,000 people. This compares favourably to Hampshire's overall crime rate, coming in 61% lower than the Hampshire rate of 80 per 1,000 residents. For England, Wales, and Northern Ireland as a whole, Bishopstoke is the 335th safest small town, and the 3,283rd most dangerous location out of all towns, cities, and villages.

In January 2020, Bishopstoke was the worst SmallTown.ToInlineText() in Hampshire for burglary, with 14 crimes reported and a crime rate of 1.4 per 1,000 inhabitants. October 2020 was also a bad month for Bishopstoke residents, when it was Hampshire's most dangerous SmallTown.ToInlineText() for other crime, recording 6 crimes at a rate of 0.58 per 1,000 residents. Bishopstoke recorded 1 report of robbery during December 2020, making its crime rate of 0.10 the worst SmallTown.ToInlineText() for robbery in Hampshire that month.

The most common crimes in Bishopstoke are violence and sexual offences, with 295 offences during 2021, giving a crime rate of 28. This is 14% higher than 2020's figure of 253 offences and a difference of 4.04 from 2020's crime rate of 24. Bishopstoke's least common crime is theft from the person, with 1 offence recorded in 2021, the same as 2020's figure of 1 crime.

Bishopstoke 2022 Crime Scorecard

Top 10 Safest

Small Towns, Hampshire

46% lower, regional crime rate

South East

47% lower, national crime rate

England, Wales & NI

Local Crime in Context

As of 2022, the crime rate in Bishopstoke is 46% lower than the South East and 47% lower than the England, Wales & Northern Ireland overall figure.

Bishopstoke Crime Rate Over Time

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Incidents mapped in Bishopstoke represent the time frame between April 2019 and March 2022. Each point on the map represents an area where crimes have been recorded locally.

Last updated: 11 May, 2022

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Historical Crime Rates for Bishopstoke

YearCrime Rate per
1,000 people
Total Crimes
202149513
202049505
201943443
201839403
201736378
201630312

Crime in Bishopstoke Compared To Hampshire

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Summary of Crimes in Bishopstoke This Year

 BishopstokeHampshire 
CrimeCountRateCountRateRate Difference
Anti-Social Behaviour908.6727,80815.03 73% safer
Burglary312.997,4744.04 35% safer
Criminal Damage and Arson444.2414,0467.59 79% safer
Drugs141.354,6742.53 87% safer
Other Crime80.772,3201.25 62% safer
Other Theft141.359,2114.98 269% safer
Possession of Weapons50.481,6540.89 85% safer
Public Order656.2618,96410.25 64% safer
Robbery50.481,1030.60 25% safer
Shoplifting50.488,0724.36 808% safer
Theft From the Person10.108730.47 370% safer
Vehicle Crime262.509,1784.96 98% safer
Violence and Sexual Offences29528.4167,12736.29 28% safer

Bishopstoke Compared to Nearby Small Towns)

Small TownTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference
Denmead34945.948% safer
Horndean62246.716% safer
Chandler's Ford1,14747.025% safer
Fleet1,09447.134.8% safer
Fair Oak and Horton Heath52448.601.7% safer
Bishopstoke51349.41-
Hook40150.011.2% more dangerous
Tadley59653.037% more dangerous
Bramshott and Liphook49753.217% more dangerous
West End64054.439% more dangerous
Hedge End1,26956.7813% more dangerous

Crime Over Time in Bishopstoke

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Recent Crimes in Bishopstoke

DateCrime TypeLocationOutcome
March 2022Vehicle crimeOn or near Sunningdale CloseInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022ShopliftingOn or near SupermarketInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022BurglaryOn or near Scotter RoadInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Public orderOn or near Petrol StationUnable to prosecute suspect
March 2022BurglaryOn or near West Horton LaneInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022DrugsOn or near Stoke Park RoadLocal resolution
March 2022Other theftOn or near Bolderwood CloseInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022ShopliftingOn or near SupermarketInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022BurglaryOn or near Spring LaneInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Beaver DriveInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Other theftOn or near Torch CloseInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Vehicle crimeOn or near Wilmot CloseInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Torch CloseUnable to prosecute suspect
March 2022Vehicle crimeOn or near St Margaret'S RoadInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Torch CloseUnable to prosecute suspect
March 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Colchester AvenueInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Escombe RoadInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Colchester AvenueUnable to prosecute suspect
February 2022BurglaryOn or near Church RoadInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
February 2022Public orderOn or near Sayers RoadUnable to prosecute suspect

Bishopstoke Crime Trends

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2018201920202021Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour714139 Safer
Burglary3.53.353.0 Getting worse
Criminal Damage and Arson4.853.34.2 Safer
Drugs0.390.672.11.4 Getting worse
Other Crime0.770.391.50.77 Getting worse
Other Theft1.82.02.31.4 Safer
Possession of Weapons0.100.670.480.48 Getting worse
Public Order4.13.856 Getting worse
Robbery (inc. mugging)0.290.480.190.48 Getting worse
Shoplifting1.11.20.870.48 Safer
Theft From the Person (inc. pickpocketing)0.100.100.100.10 Safer
Vehicle Crime2.83.22.62.5 Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences19212428 Getting worse

Changes In Bishopstoke's Crime Rates Over Time

Comparing Bishopstoke to the UK's Major Cities

Small TownCrime RateRate Difference
Coventry39.9324% safer
Bishopstoke49.41-
Birmingham49.600.38% more dangerous
Barnet67.0826% more dangerous
Croydon82.4840% more dangerous
Sheffield90.0345% more dangerous
Bristol90.5245% more dangerous
Leicester111.5956% more dangerous
Liverpool123.0660% more dangerous
Bradford132.2863% more dangerous
Leeds150.9467% more dangerous

Crime in Bishopstoke's Neighbourhoods

NeighbourhoodCrime CountCrime RateDanger Rank
Bishopstoke44049First

Crime in Bishopstoke During Coronavirus Lockdowns

Looking at the months the UK was in lockdown in 2020 due to Covid-19, how did crime rates in Bishopstoke change compared to the same month in 2019? The biggest increase in lockdown crime came in April, when Bishopstoke saw a 900% increase in burglary. Bishopstoke saw a large fall in criminal damage and arson during August, when it fell by 89% compared to August in 2019.

CrimeMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Anti-Social Behaviour+167%-38%-53%-27%-11%+6%-13%+50%-40%+17%
Burglary+250%+900%+50%-50%-67%-+300%-40%-83%+133%
Criminal Damage and Arson--+25%-67%-25%-89%+100%-75%-80%-43%
Drugs----+150%-+200%---
Other Crime+100%---------
Other Theft-+100%---33%---+100%-
Possession of Weapons----50%------
Public Order-33%+100%+800%-40%+175%+50%+67%-33%-33%-67%
Robbery----------
Shoplifting-----33%+100%----
Vehicle Crime+200%-33%--50%-33%----25%-25%
Violence and Sexual Offences+33%+90%-30%+7%-12%+15%+9%-28%+64%+17%

Frequently Asked Questions About Crime in Bishopstoke

What police force serves Bishopstoke?
Bishopstoke's local territorial police force is the Hampshire Constabulary.

How dangerous is Bishopstoke?
Bishopstoke is among the top 10 safest small towns in Hampshire.

What is Bishopstoke's most common crime?
The most common crimes in Bishopstoke are violence and sexual offences.

What is the least common crime in Bishopstoke?
Bishopstoke's least common crime is theft from the person (inc. pickpocketing).

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