CRIME ROULETTE

CRIME ROULETTE

IN THE POSTCODE LOTTERY - HOW YOUR LOCATION CAN INCREASE THE ODDS OF BEING EFFECTED BY CRIME

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What are the chances of experiencing crime in your area?

We all make decisions based on information, intuition and probability mixed in with a little luck. Casinopedia have taken recently released statistics from the UK government crime report and compared this to population data to help you make an informed decision about an area, for a house move, holiday or business proposition. In this article, you will find some surprising results.

TOTAL RECORDED CRIMES IN THE SOUTH WEST
HOMICIDE CONVICTIONS IN THE SOUTH WEST
WEPON POSSESSION CONVICTIONS THE SOUTH EAST
DRUG CONVICTIONS THE SOUTH EAST
Figures collected during 12 Month Period : Mar 2016 - Mar 2017 - STATS VIA ONS

LIKELIHOOD OF EXPERIENCING CRIME

CRIME MAP & AREA RANKING - BASED ON NUMBER OF CRIMES PER POPULATION
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Avon and Somerset#1

Wiltshire#2

Dorset#3

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Gloucestershire#5

Devon and Cornwall#6

CASINOPEDIA REVEALS, THE FACTS AND THE SURPRISE NUMBERS

During our research, Casinopedia found four surprising stats that you won't believe! Mouse over the playing card below to flip it.

Be warned your postcode could ruin your day.

Total Crimes

Crime Odds

Per Population, #1Avon & Somerset has the highest crime rate, with Devon & Cornwall representing 26% of crime in the region but actually in ranking 5th. 

Homicides

Homicide Odds

Avon & Somerset has a higher homicide probability than, Devon & Cornwall. Wiltshire is the least likely place to be affected by Homicide. 

Drugs

Drugs

Dorset, representing 15.4% of the overall number has the highest drug problem per population than any other South Western location! Gloucestershire is down in 5th as the least likely place to experience drugs. 

Violent Crimes

Violent Crime Odds

Wiltshire is the most violent location, with the highest number of Weapons offences per population in the South West Region.

Crime Ranks & The South West Of England

*The rank is awarded to the region based on the population and likelihood of being affected. Avon & Somerset ranks 1st overall, with the highest homicide rank. Dorset is the location with the highest drug offences per population. Gloucester has the highest chance of being affected by Homicide.

South West Crime Rank (336,097)

  • #1 - Avon and Somerset (133,229)

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  • #2 - Wiltshire (41,694)

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  • #3 - Dorset (44,797)

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  • #4 - Gloucestershire (31,356)

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  • #5 - Devon and Cornwall (85,021)

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South West Drug Rank (10,462)

  • #1 - Dorset (1,608)

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  • #2 - Devon and Cornwall (3,497)

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  • #3 - Avon and Somerset (3,233)

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  • #4 - Wiltshire (1155)

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  • #5 - Gloucestershire (969)

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South West Weapons Rank (1,954)

  • #1 - Wiltshire (272)

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  • #2 - Devon and Cornwall (661)

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  • #3 - Dorset (281)

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  • #4 - Avon and Somerset (570)

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  • #5 - Gloucestershire (170)

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South West Homicide Rank (46)

  • #1 - Gloucestershire (7)

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  • #2 - Dorset (8)

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  • #3 - Devon and Cornwall (14)

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  • #4 - Avon and Somerset (13)

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  • #5 - Wiltshire (4)

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South West Burglary Rank (30,003)

  • #1 - Avon and Somerset (11,289)

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  • #2 - Devon and Cornwall (6,065)

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  • #3 - Dorset (4,482)

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  • #4 - Gloucestershire (4,1466)

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  • #5 - Wiltshire (4,021)

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About this report

We have taken the total number of crimes reported per area and then calculated the rank based on the population and chance of being affected. This is a more accurate representation of the results than assuming Birmingham is the centre for all crime, which this report shows it is not.

The figures for this document were provided care of:

Police recorded crime by offence group and police force area, English regions and Wales, number of offences, year ending March 2017

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Population Data Source www.statista.com

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