Crime Statistics for Netherton, Sefton, Sefton, March 2022

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The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Netherton using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so March 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 250 street level crime incidents in Netherton in March 2022. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Drugs. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Netherton, 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 Crime98
Public Order31
Anti Social Behaviour22
Criminal Damage Arson14
Other Theft12
Other Crime9
Vehicle Crime7
Possession Of Weapons3
Bicycle Theft2
Theft From The Person1
All Crime250

Map of street level crime incidents in March 2022

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Litherland (1.75 miles)458
Buckley Hill (0.88 miles)300
Great Crosby (1.96 miles)287
Aintree (1.76 miles)253
Waterloo Park (2.24 miles)230
Maghull (1.75 miles)96
Little Crosby (2.55 miles)66
Alt (1.48 miles)22
Homer Green (1.39 miles)21

Most violent places near Netherton

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Buckley Hill122
Great Crosby117
Waterloo Park89
Little Crosby21
Homer Green6

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Last updated: March 2022
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