Crime Statistics for Birdholme, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, 2024

There were a total of 152 street level crime incidents in Birdholme in March 2024. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Criminal Damage Arson.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Birdholme, 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 Crime73
Criminal Damage Arson14
Shoplifting13
Anti Social Behaviour12
Public Order11
Other Theft10
Vehicle Crime7
Other Crime4
Burglary3
Drugs2
Possession Of Weapons1
Theft From The Person1
Robbery1
All Crime152

Map of street level crime incidents in March 2024

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

How grim is your Postcode?

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 Birdholme

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Stonegravels (1.86 miles)490
Chesterfield (1.24 miles)478
Hady (0.88 miles)412
Boythorpe (0.88 miles)329
Hasland (0.62 miles)156
Birdholme152
Ashgate (1.75 miles)142
Nether Moor (1.86 miles)37
Calow Green (1.86 miles)30
Walton (1.24 miles)16

6.06%
of Rother residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census



Where are the most violent places near Birdholme?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Chesterfield170
Hady169
Stonegravels153
Boythorpe116
Hasland80
Birdholme73
Ashgate70
Calow Green21
Nether Moor12
Walton9

How likely are you to be a victim of crime in Birdholme?

Every two years the government publishes the Index of Multiple Deprivation. One of those domains is crime, more precisely, how likely you are to be the victim of a what is known as 'personal crime', such as muggings or burglary. The governemnt publish these statitsics down to the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) or in simple geographic terms, a few roads. These statistics are also published on a ward level as an average of the LSOAs in that area. We have taken the average rank and converted it into a more accessble form, a score out of 100. Where the higher the score, the more likely you are in Birdholme to be a victim of personal crime. Note that the following score has been generated from the 2019 statistics. At the time of writing, these have not been updated by the government during and since the COVID 19 pandemic.

How does crime in Birdholme compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Birdholme and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Residents in Birdholme have the highest likelyhood of being a victim of personal crime in the area. The ward with the lowest likelyhood is Wingerworth.

#WardScore
1Rother41
2St Leonard's40
3Grassmoor36
4Holmebrook27
5Hasland23
6Loundsley Green21
7Brockwell20
8Brampton & Walton3
9Walton3
10West3
11Wingerworth0

Which road in Birdholme has the highest level of crime?

We have used the Index of Multiple Deprivation to find the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) in Birdholme with the highest crime score. Accoding to the 2019 statistics, that is in and around Derby Road.

Last updated: March 2024
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