Crime Statistics for Handsworth, Sheffield, Sheffield, June 2021

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Crime Statistics for Handsworth, Sheffield, Sheffield
Crime Statistics for Handsworth, Sheffield, Sheffield
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Handsworth using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so June 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 254 street level crime incidents in Handsworth in June 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 Handsworth, 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 Crime74
Anti Social Behaviour72
Public Order24
Criminal Damage Arson21
Vehicle Crime16
Other Theft10
Possession Of Weapons4
Other Crime4
Bicycle Theft1
All Crime254

Map of street level crime incidents in June 2021

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

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 Handsworth has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Manor Park (1.86 miles)424
Manor Estate (1.39 miles)391
Arbourthorne (1.96 miles)382
Intake (1.75 miles)344
Coisley Hill (1.39 miles)306
Hollins End (1.39 miles)263
Greenland (1.39 miles)222
Birley (1.87 miles)170
Catcliffe (1.76 miles)79

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

Most violent places near Handsworth

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Coisley Hill127
Manor Park112
Manor Estate112
Hollins End88

Last updated: June 2021
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