Crime Statistics for Sheringham, Norfolk, February 2021

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Crime Statistics for Sheringham, Sheringham, Norfolk

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Sheringham using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so February 2021 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 23 street level crime incidents in Sheringham in February 2021. 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 Sheringham, 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 Crime12
Anti Social Behaviour4
Criminal Damage Arson2
Drugs2
Public Order2
Shoplifting1
All Crime23

Map of street level crime incidents in February 2021

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

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Crime incidents in neighbouring areas to Sheringham

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Cromer (3.77 miles)62
Sheringham23
Beeston Regis (0.88 miles)23
Sheringwood (1.39 miles)9
High Kelling (3.61 miles)2
Bodham (2.63 miles)1
Aylmerton (3.1 miles)0
Gresham (3.17 miles)0
Salthouse (4.95 miles)0
Crossdale Street (5 miles)0

4.1%
of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Sheringham

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Cromer16
Beeston Regis13
Sheringham11
High Kelling2
Sheringwood1
Gresham1
Crossdale Street1
Bodham0
Aylmerton0
Salthouse0

Last updated: February 2021
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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