Crime Statistics for Waterthorpe, Sheffield, Sheffield, March 2022

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The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Waterthorpe 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 225 street level crime incidents in Waterthorpe in March 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 Waterthorpe, 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 Crime64
Anti Social Behaviour52
Public Order25
Shoplifting20
Criminal Damage Arson17
Burglary14
Vehicle Crime14
Other Theft10
Other Crime6
Drugs2
Bicycle Theft1
All Crime225

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 Waterthorpe. 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 Waterthorpe

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Coisley Hill (1.76 miles)253
Drakehouse (1.24 miles)231
Waterthorpe225
Beighton (0.88 miles)176
Holbrook (0.88 miles)138
Halfway (0.62 miles)133
Mosborough (1.39 miles)91
Moorhole (1.24 miles)78
Killamarsh (1.75 miles)58
Plumbley (1.75 miles)43



Most violent places near Waterthorpe

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Coisley Hill93
Drakehouse74
Waterthorpe64
Beighton38
Holbrook38
Halfway38
Mosborough22
Moorhole19
Plumbley15
Killamarsh11

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Last updated: March 2022
Information provided by data.police.uk
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