Crime Statistics for Sherrardspark, Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire

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Crime Statistics for Sherrardspark, Welwyn Hatfield, Hertfordshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Sherrardspark using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so February 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 203 street level crime incidents in Sherrardspark in February 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour55
Violent Crime43
Shoplifting39
Criminal Damage Arson12
Other Theft12
Burglary9
Public Order9
Theft From The Person7
Vehicle Crime7
Bicycle Theft5
Drugs4
Robbery1
All Crime203

Map of street level crime incidents in February 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Panshanger (1.24 miles)322
Peartree (0.88 miles)313
Handside (0.62 miles)231
Haldens (0.88 miles)218
Sherrardspark203
Hall Grove (1.75 miles)138
Danesbury (1.86 miles)53
Mimram (2.55 miles)32
The Frythe (0.88 miles)13
Harmer Green (2.24 miles)12



Most violent places near Sherrardspark

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Panshanger87
Peartree80
Haldens59
Handside53
Sherrardspark43
Hall Grove39
Danesbury16
Mimram10
Harmer Green6
The Frythe4

Last updated: April 3, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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