Crime Statistics for Shirley Warren, Southampton, City of Southampton

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Crime Statistics for Shirley Warren, Southampton, City of Southampton

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Shirley Warren 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 504 street level crime incidents in Shirley Warren 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 Shirley Warren, 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 Crime181
Anti Social Behaviour73
Criminal Damage Arson63
Public Order45
Other Theft27
Vehicle Crime26
Bicycle Theft15
Other Crime5
Possession Of Weapons4
Theft From The Person3
All Crime504

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 Shirley Warren. 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 Shirley Warren

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Shirley Warren504
Aldermoor (0.62 miles)467
Shirley (0.88 miles)445
Lord’s Hill (0.88 miles)351
Lordswood (0.88 miles)349
Freemantle (1.39 miles)318
Maybush (0.62 miles)308
Millbrook (0.88 miles)194
Redbridge (1.39 miles)173
Nursling (1.75 miles)69

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

Most violent places near Shirley Warren

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Shirley Warren181
Lord’s Hill138

Last updated: February 4, 2021
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