Crime in South Gloucestershire

South Gloucestershire is among the top 5 safest counties in England and Wales. The overall crime rate in South Gloucestershire in 2020 was 25 crimes per 1,000 people, and the most common crimes were violence and sexual offences, which happened to roughly every 9 out of 1,000 residents.

Crime Map of South Gloucestershire

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South Gloucestershire Crime Summary

CrimeCountRate
Anti-Social Behaviour3,9397.27
Bicycle Theft2730.50
Burglary8391.55
Criminal Damage and Arson1,5362.83
Drugs3100.57
Other Crime2610.48
Other Theft1,1372.10
Possession of Weapons680.13
Public Order1,7213.17
Robbery1160.21
Shoplifting1,0081.86
Theft From the Person550.10
Vehicle Crime1,0051.85
Violence and Sexual Offences5,1079.42

South Gloucestershire's Population Centres

 Total CrimesCrime RateRate Difference from South Gloucestershire
Bitton2883119% more dangerous
Bradley Stoke5932710% more dangerous
Dodington3093835% more dangerous
Downend and Bromley Heath4753834% more dangerous
Emersons Green7225051% more dangerous
Filton8467567% more dangerous
Oldland5273630% more dangerous
Patchway9106562% more dangerous
Stoke Gifford8724342% more dangerous
Stoke Lodge and The Common755365% safer
Thornbury5394039% more dangerous
Winterbourne3783937% more dangerous
Yate1,0824848% more dangerous

Crime Trends in South Gloucestershire

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2017201820192020Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour9877Safer
Bicycle Theft0.480.630.650.50Safer
Burglary2.71.92.21.6Safer
Criminal Damage and Arson3.53.23.22.8Safer
Drugs0.450.420.630.57Getting worse
Other Crime0.380.360.390.48Getting worse
Other Theft2.82.82.72.1Safer
Possession of Weapons0.070.100.090.13Getting worse
Public Order2.83.03.23.2Getting worse
Robbery0.190.160.270.21Getting worse
Shoplifting2.92.62.71.9Safer
Theft From the Person0.130.130.170.10Safer
Vehicle Crime2.62.12.11.8Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences89109Getting worse

Last updated: 18 Feb 2021