Crime Statistics for Henley-on-Thames, Oxfordshire, 2023

Crime statistics for Henley-on-Thames, Henley-on-Thames

There were a total of 77 street level crime incidents in Henley-on-Thames in December 2023. See where they were on the map below and broken down by categories. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Shoplifting.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Henley-on-Thames, 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 Crime23
Other Theft11
Vehicle Crime8
Anti Social Behaviour5
Public Order4
Theft From The Person2
Criminal Damage Arson1
Possession Of Weapons1
Other Crime1
All Crime77

Map of street level crime incidents in December 2023

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Henley-on-Thames. 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 Henley-on-Thames

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Remenham (1.39 miles)28
Crazies Hill (2.24 miles)9
Lower Assendon (1.75 miles)7
Harpsden (1.24 miles)4
Harpsden Bottom (1.39 miles)4
Lower Shiplake (1.96 miles)4
Aston (1.75 miles)3
Remenham Hill (1.24 miles)3
Mays Green (1.75 miles)3

of Henley-on-Thames residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2021 Census

Where are the most violent places near Henley-on-Thames?

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Crazies Hill4
Lower Assendon3
Harpsden Bottom3
Lower Shiplake2
Mays Green2
Remenham Hill1

How likely are you to be a victim of crime in Henley-on-Thames?

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 Henley-on-Thames 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 Henley-on-Thames compare to surrounding wards?

We have taken the 10 nearest wards to Henley-on-Thames and ranked them using our crime score based on the Index of Multiple Deprivation average rank for the ward. Henley-on-Thames is ranked #5.

2Sonning Common29
3Bisham & Cookham27
4Remenham, Wargrave and Ruscombe22

Which road in Henley-on-Thames has the highest level of crime?

We have used the Index of Multiple Deprivation to find the Lower Super Output Area (LSOA) in Henley-on-Thames with the highest crime score. Accoding to the 2019 statistics, that is in and around this marker.

Last updated: December 2023
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