Shenley Brook End Crime Overview

Shenley Brook End is the most dangerous medium-sized town in Buckinghamshire, and is the 84th safest overall out of Buckinghamshire's 220 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Shenley Brook End in 2020 was 30 crimes per 1,000 people. This compares favourably to Buckinghamshire's overall crime rate, coming in 110% lower than the Buckinghamshire rate of 64 per 1,000 residents. For England, Wales, and Northern Ireland as a whole, Shenley Brook End is among the top 10 safest medium-sized towns, and the 5,022nd safest location out of all towns, cities, and villages.

In December 2020, Shenley Brook End was the worst medium-sized town in Buckinghamshire for burglary, with 1 crime reported and a crime rate of 0.04 per 1,000 inhabitants. December 2020 was also a bad month for Shenley Brook End residents, when it was Buckinghamshire's most dangerous medium-sized town for criminal damage and arson, recording 6 crimes at a rate of 0.23 per 1,000 residents. Shenley Brook End recorded 1 report of bicycle theft during November 2020, making its crime rate of 0.04 the worst medium-sized town for bicycle theft in Buckinghamshire that month.

The most common crimes in Shenley Brook End are violence and sexual offences, with 369 offences during 2020, giving a crime rate of 14. This is 27% higher than 2019's figure of 268 offences and a difference of 3.85 from 2019's crime rate of 10. Shenley Brook End's least common crime is theft from the person, with 7 offences recorded in 2020, a decrease of 114% from 2019's figure of 15 crimes.

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Crime in Shenley Brook End Compared To Buckinghamshire

Summary of Crimes in Shenley Brook End This Year

 Shenley Brook EndBuckinghamshire 
CrimeCountRateCountRateRate Difference
Anti-Social Behaviour1666.337,9129.7354% safer
Bicycle Theft170.658431.0460% safer
Burglary451.712,7283.3596% safer
Criminal Damage and Arson732.785,5836.86147% safer
Drugs471.792,1102.5945% safer
Other Crime160.611,2971.59161% safer
Other Theft491.874,5295.57198% safer
Possession of Weapons90.345750.71109% safer
Public Order461.754,0314.96183% safer
Robbery80.304300.5377% safer
Shoplifting351.332,3022.83113% safer
Theft From the Person70.277710.95252% safer
Vehicle Crime782.975,2586.46118% safer
Violence and Sexual Offences36914.0621,68226.6590% safer

Crime Over Time in Shenley Brook End

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Shenley Brook End Crime Trends

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2017201820192020Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour10996Safer
Bicycle Theft0.650.340.880.65Getting worse
Burglary3.21.31.31.7Safer
Criminal Damage and Arson3.33.53.22.8Safer
Drugs0.800.690.801.8Getting worse
Other Crime0.270.720.650.61Getting worse
Other Theft3.82.63.41.9Safer
Possession of Weapons0.420.340.380.34Safer
Public Order0.801.81.91.8Getting worse
Robbery (inc. mugging)0.110.300.500.30Safer
Shoplifting2.72.03.71.3Safer
Theft From the Person (inc. pickpocketing)0.570.530.570.27Safer
Vehicle Crime3.23.24.43.0Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences891014Getting worse

Changes In Shenley Brook End's Crime Rates Over Time

Offences in Shenley Brook End's Green Spaces

We only display green spaces in Shenley Brook End that are named, and have had crimes recorded within their boundaries during 2020.

NameASBDrugsPublic OrderRobberyVSOAll OthersCrimes per Hectare
Furzton Lake44--120.29

Comparing Shenley Brook End to the UK's Major Cities

Medium-Sized TownCrime RateRate Difference
Shenley Brook End30.45-
Barnet67.7155% more dangerous
Coventry77.4161% more dangerous
Croydon83.2263% more dangerous
Sheffield85.8165% more dangerous
Bristol86.2165% more dangerous
Leicester97.4469% more dangerous
Birmingham102.8770% more dangerous
Liverpool107.2872% more dangerous
Bradford133.0277% more dangerous
Leeds137.1078% more dangerous

Crime in Shenley Brook End's Neighbourhoods

NeighbourhoodCrime CountCrime RateDanger Rank
Furzton50071First
Tattenhoe & Emerson Valley45448Third
Westcroft & Shenley Brook End57152Second

Crime in Shenley Brook End During Coronavirus Lockdowns

Looking at the months the UK was in lockdown in 2020 due to Covid-19, how did crime rates in Shenley Brook End change compared to the same month in 2019? The biggest increase in lockdown crime came in November, when Shenley Brook End saw a 800% increase in drugs. Shenley Brook End saw a large fall in vehicle crime during August, when it fell by 90% compared to August in 2019. Rates of anti-social behaviour and shoplifting both fell year-on-year for every month during Shenley Brook End's lockdown.

CrimeMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Anti-Social Behaviour-10%+57%-63%-47%-33%-41%-36%-63%-29%-53%
Bicycle Theft--50%---+100%--50%-67%-
Burglary+100%+300%+100%-71%+100%+200%-33%-71%-50%-67%
Criminal Damage and Arson+300%-67%-64%-89%+38%-60%-70%+120%+150%-54%
Drugs-+200%-+50%--+100%+100%+800%+67%
Other Crime----+100%--50%-67%+100%-
Other Theft+133%-67%--50%--64%-50%-44%+25%-70%
Possession of Weapons--50%--+200%-----
Public Order-50%-71%-+67%-60%-17%--+400%-50%
Robbery----------
Shoplifting-43%-67%-43%-83%-67%-67%-75%-63%-88%-
Theft From the Person----------67%
Vehicle Crime+50%-64%-77%-29%-69%-90%+33%-20%-43%-69%
Violence and Sexual Offences+58%+67%+105%-4%+37%-17%+11%+128%+53%+46%

Frequently Asked Questions About Crime in Shenley Brook End

What police force serves Shenley Brook End?
Shenley Brook End's local territorial police force is the Thames Valley Police.
How dangerous is Shenley Brook End?
Shenley Brook End is the most dangerous medium-sized town in Buckinghamshire.
What is Shenley Brook End's most common crime?
The most common crimes in Shenley Brook End are violence and sexual offences.
What is the least common crime in Shenley Brook End?
Shenley Brook End's least common crime is theft from the person (inc. pickpocketing).

Last updated: 07 May 2021