Crime Statistics for Sandhill, Barnsley, Barnsley, November 2019

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Crime Statistics for Sandhill, Barnsley, Barnsley

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Sandhill using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so November 2019 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 32 street level crime incidents in Sandhill in November 2019. The largest category was Other Theft, followed by Anti Social Behaviour. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Other Theft15
Anti Social Behaviour7
Violent Crime4
Criminal Damage Arson2
Vehicle Crime2
Possession Of Weapons1
Other Crime1
All Crime32

Map of street level crime incidents in November 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Thurnscoe East (1.96 miles)197
Thurnscoe (1.39 miles)165
Highgate (2.24 miles)115
Little Houghton (0.88 miles)84
Millhouses (1.39 miles)78
Grimethorpe (2.24 miles)59
Cudworth Common (2.56 miles)37
Sandhill32
Great Houghton32
Billingley (1.24 miles)27



Most violent places near Sandhill

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Thurnscoe East61
Thurnscoe53
Highgate27
Millhouses24
Little Houghton23
Grimethorpe18
Cudworth Common11
Sandhill4
Great Houghton4
Billingley3

Last updated: December 24, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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