Crime Statistics for Royston, Barnsley, Barnsley, December 2020

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Crime Statistics for Royston, Barnsley, Barnsley

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Royston using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so December 2020 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 106 street level crime incidents in Royston in December 2020. 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 Royston, 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 Crime34
Anti Social Behaviour20
Criminal Damage Arson17
Public Order11
Other Theft5
Vehicle Crime5
Other Crime4
Drugs3
Burglary2
Possession Of Weapons2
Shoplifting2
Robbery1
All Crime106

Map of street level crime incidents in December 2020

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Royston. 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 Royston

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

LocationCrime Incidents
New Lodge (1.39 miles)154
Athersley South (1.24 miles)152
Athersley North (1.24 miles)152
Carlton (0.88 miles)144
Royston106
Blacker (1.75 miles)82
Staincross (1.39 miles)78
Mapplewell (2.24 miles)48
Felkirk (1.96 miles)32
Notton (1.39 miles)4

3.4%
of Barnsley residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Royston

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Athersley South70
Athersley North70
New Lodge67
Carlton57
Royston34
Blacker33
Staincross30
Mapplewell12
Felkirk10
Notton0

Last updated: February 4, 2021
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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