Crime Statistics for Shaw Lands, Barnsley, Barnsley, July 2020

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Crime Statistics for Shaw Lands, Barnsley, Barnsley

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Shaw Lands using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so July 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 337 street level crime incidents in Shaw Lands in July 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 Shaw Lands, 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 Crime99
Anti Social Behaviour66
Public Order40
Criminal Damage Arson30
Drugs28
Other Theft17
Vehicle Crime17
Other Crime15
Burglary10
Shoplifting10
Robbery3
Possession Of Weapons1
Theft From The Person1
All Crime337

Map of street level crime incidents in July 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Barnsley (0.62 miles)501
Shaw Lands337
Ward Green (1.39 miles)128
Gawber (0.88 miles)107
Pogmoor (0.62 miles)83
Keresforth Hill (0.88 miles)52
Barugh Green (1.39 miles)44
Higham (1.39 miles)44
Low Barugh (1.75 miles)37
Higham Common (1.24 miles)32

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



Most violent places near Shaw Lands

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Barnsley152
Shaw Lands99
Ward Green39
Gawber35
Pogmoor24
Keresforth Hill12
Low Barugh11
Barugh Green8
Higham8
Higham Common5

Last updated: September 15, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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