Crime Statistics for Dalton, Rotherham, Rotherham, April 2022

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The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Dalton using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so April 2022 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 226 street level crime incidents in Dalton in April 2022. 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 Dalton, 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 Crime86
Anti Social Behaviour46
Criminal Damage Arson27
Public Order18
Shoplifting12
Burglary9
Other Theft9
Drugs5
Vehicle Crime4
Other Crime4
Robbery2
Theft From The Person2
Bicycle Theft1
Possession Of Weapons1
All Crime226

Map of street level crime incidents in April 2022

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Aldwarke (0.62 miles)471
Rotherham (1.75 miles)420
Herringthorpe (1.39 miles)370
Dalton Parva (0.62 miles)239
Dalton226
Parkgate (1.39 miles)199
Ryecroft (1.39 miles)194
Dalton Magna (0.88 miles)165
Brecks (1.39 miles)116
Thrybergh (0.88 miles)105



Most violent places near Dalton

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Rotherham157
Aldwarke139
Herringthorpe136
Dalton Parva102
Dalton86
Ryecroft79
Parkgate78
Dalton Magna65
Brecks48
Thrybergh44

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Last updated: April 2022
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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