Crime Statistics for Broomhill, Rotherham, Barnsley, April 2021

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Crime Statistics for Broomhill, Rotherham, Barnsley
Crime Statistics for Broomhill, Rotherham, Barnsley
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Broomhill using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so April 2021 are the latest figures. The data published by the Police are incidents that were reported to them in that month, not the crimes that were prosecuted and/or had further action taken. In by far the majority of incidents, no further action is taken.

There were a total of 162 street level crime incidents in Broomhill in April 2021. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Anti Social Behaviour. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Broomhill, 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 Crime48
Anti Social Behaviour36
Public Order15
Other Theft14
Vehicle Crime10
Criminal Damage Arson9
Bicycle Theft2
Other Crime2
Possession Of Weapons1
Theft From The Person1
All Crime162

Map of street level crime incidents in April 2021

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Broomhill. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

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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 Broomhill

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Wath-upon-Dearne (1.75 miles)158
Jump (1.96 miles)125
Millhouses (1.39 miles)123
Little Houghton (1.96 miles)121
Newhill (2.24 miles)90
Hemingfield (1.39 miles)66
Bolton Upton Dearne (2.48 miles)59
Billingley (1.75 miles)40
Hoober (2.48 miles)20

of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census

Most violent places near Broomhill

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Bolton Upton Dearne25
Little Houghton19

Last updated: April 2021
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