Crime Statistics for Swinton, Rotherham, Rotherham, April 2021

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Crime Statistics for Swinton, Rotherham, Rotherham
Crime Statistics for Swinton, Rotherham, Rotherham
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Swinton using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so April 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 161 street level crime incidents in Swinton in April 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 Swinton, 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 Crime48
Anti Social Behaviour45
Public Order21
Criminal Damage Arson18
Vehicle Crime7
Other Theft6
Other Crime4
Possession Of Weapons2
Bicycle Theft1
All Crime161

Map of street level crime incidents in April 2021

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

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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 Swinton

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Rawmarsh (1.75 miles)218
Ryecroft (1.39 miles)197
Swinton Bridge (0.88 miles)177
Wath-upon-Dearne (1.75 miles)158
Bow Broom (0.62 miles)138
Old Denaby (1.96 miles)138
Newhill (1.39 miles)90
Abdy (1.24 miles)77
Kilnhurst (0.88 miles)70

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

Most violent places near Swinton

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Swinton Bridge58
Bow Broom48
Old Denaby39

Last updated: April 2021
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