Crime Statistics for Wath-upon-Dearne, Rotherham, Rotherham, May 2020

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Crime Statistics for Wath-upon-Dearne, Rotherham, Rotherham

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Wath-upon-Dearne using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 119 street level crime incidents in Wath-upon-Dearne in May 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour39
Violent Crime30
Criminal Damage Arson11
Other Theft9
Burglary8
Public Order7
Vehicle Crime5
Other Crime4
Drugs3
Possession Of Weapons2
Robbery1
All Crime119

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2020

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Wath-upon-Dearne. 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 Wath-upon-Dearne

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Swinton Bridge (1.96 miles)201
Swinton (1.75 miles)146
Broomhill (1.75 miles)134
Wath-upon-Dearne119
Bow Broom (1.39 miles)103
Bolton Upton Dearne (1.75 miles)73
Newhill (0.62 miles)55
Abdy (1.24 miles)55
Upper Haugh (1.96 miles)48
Hoober (1.75 miles)21

5.1%
of Rotherham residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Wath-upon-Dearne

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Swinton Bridge61
Swinton52
Bow Broom39
Wath-upon-Dearne30
Broomhill27
Bolton Upton Dearne19
Upper Haugh18
Abdy15
Newhill14
Hoober5

Last updated: July 8, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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