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Crime and Safety in Horndean

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Horndean is among the top 5 safest small towns in Hampshire, and is the 122nd safest overall out of Hampshire's 269 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Horndean in 2021 was 47 crimes per 1,000 people. This compares favourably to Hampshire's overall crime rate, coming in 70% lower than the Hampshire rate of 80 per 1,000 residents. For England, Wales, and Northern Ireland as a whole, Horndean is the 298th safest small town, and the 3,661st most dangerous location out of all towns, cities, and villages.

In January 2021, Horndean was the worst SmallTown.ToInlineText() in Hampshire for other crime, with 3 crimes reported and a crime rate of 0.23 per 1,000 inhabitants. December 2021 was also a bad month for Horndean residents, when it was Hampshire's most dangerous SmallTown.ToInlineText() for other theft, recording 19 crimes at a rate of 1.4 per 1,000 residents. Horndean recorded 12 reports of vehicle crime during June 2021, making its crime rate of 0.90 the worst SmallTown.ToInlineText() for vehicle crime in Hampshire that month.

The most common crimes in Horndean are violence and sexual offences, with 255 offences during 2021, giving a crime rate of 19. This is 18% higher than 2020's figure of 208 offences and a difference of 3.53 from 2020's crime rate of 16. Horndean's least common crime is bicycle theft, with 1 offence recorded in 2021, a decrease of 500% from 2020's figure of 6 crimes.

Horndean 2022 Crime Scorecard

Top 5 Safest

Small Towns, Hampshire

54% lower, regional crime rate

South East

56% lower, national crime rate

England, Wales & NI

Local Crime in Context

As of 2022, the crime rate in Horndean is 54% lower than the South East and 56% lower than the England, Wales & Northern Ireland overall figure.

Horndean Crime Rate Over Time

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Incidents mapped in Horndean represent the time frame between April 2019 and March 2022. Each point on the map represents an area where crimes have been recorded locally.

Last updated: 11 May, 2022

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Historical Crime Rates for Horndean

YearCrime Rate per
1,000 people
Total Crimes
202147622
202039518
201944581
201838512
201732427
201631414

Crime in Horndean Compared To Hampshire

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Summary of Crimes in Horndean This Year

 HorndeanHampshire 
CrimeCountRateCountRateRate Difference
Anti-Social Behaviour1279.5427,80815.03 58% safer
Bicycle Theft10.082,4531.33 1562% safer
Burglary221.657,4744.04 145% safer
Criminal Damage and Arson564.2114,0467.59 80% safer
Drugs110.834,6742.53 205% safer
Other Crime110.832,3201.25 51% safer
Other Theft1057.899,2114.98 37% more dangerous
Possession of Weapons20.151,6540.89 493% safer
Public Order826.1618,96410.25 66% safer
Robbery20.151,1030.60 300% safer
Shoplifting171.288,0724.36 241% safer
Theft From the Person20.158730.47 213% safer
Vehicle Crime564.219,1784.96 18% safer
Violence and Sexual Offences25519.1567,12736.29 90% safer

Horndean Compared to Nearby Small Towns)

Small TownTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference
Church Crookham33029.9156% safer
Yateley72535.8930% safer
Denmead34945.941.7% safer
Horndean62246.71-
Chandler's Ford1,14747.020.66% more dangerous
Fleet1,09447.130.89% more dangerous
Fair Oak and Horton Heath52448.603.9% more dangerous
Bishopstoke51349.415% more dangerous
Hook40150.017% more dangerous

Crime Over Time in Horndean

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Recent Crimes in Horndean

DateCrime TypeLocationOutcome
March 2022Other theftOn or near Petrol StationInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Crossbill CloseInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022BurglaryOn or near Lapwing CloseInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Vehicle crimeOn or near Cross LaneInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Avocet WayInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Public orderOn or near Parking AreaUnable to prosecute suspect
March 2022Other theftOn or near Petrol StationInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Vehicle crimeOn or near Juniper RoadInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Other theftOn or near Petrol StationInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Other theftOn or near Woodland ViewInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Other theftOn or near Petrol StationInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Vehicle crimeOn or near Cross LaneInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022BurglaryOn or near Murray RoadInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Nightjar CloseInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Cypress CrescentLocal resolution
March 2022Other theftOn or near Hamilton CloseInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Other theftOn or near Murray RoadInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Public orderOn or near Sports/Recreation AreaUnable to prosecute suspect
March 2022Other theftOn or near Murray RoadInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Cypress CrescentLocal resolution

Horndean Crime Trends

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2018201920202021Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour4.561010 Getting worse
Bicycle Theft0.600.230.450.08 Safer
Burglary2.82.62.61.6 Safer
Criminal Damage and Arson2.7554.2 Getting worse
Drugs0.380.602.20.83 Getting worse
Other Crime1.01.20.750.83 Safer
Other Theft4.34.13.68 Getting worse
Possession of Weapons0.530.450.900.15 Safer
Public Order3.03.24.46 Getting worse
Robbery (inc. mugging)0.150.300.080.15 Safer
Shoplifting2.02.40.601.3 Safer
Theft From the Person (inc. pickpocketing)0.300.080.080.15 Safer
Vehicle Crime572.44.2 Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences15161619 Getting worse

Changes In Horndean's Crime Rates Over Time

Comparing Horndean to the UK's Major Cities

Small TownCrime RateRate Difference
Coventry39.9317% safer
Horndean46.71-
Birmingham49.606% more dangerous
Barnet67.0830% more dangerous
Croydon82.4843% more dangerous
Sheffield90.0348% more dangerous
Bristol90.5248% more dangerous
Leicester111.5958% more dangerous
Liverpool123.0662% more dangerous
Bradford132.2865% more dangerous
Leeds150.9469% more dangerous

Crime in Horndean's Neighbourhoods

NeighbourhoodCrime CountCrime RateDanger Rank
Horndean North30046First

Crime in Horndean During Coronavirus Lockdowns

Looking at the months the UK was in lockdown in 2020 due to Covid-19, how did crime rates in Horndean change compared to the same month in 2019? The biggest increase in lockdown crime came in October, when Horndean saw a 1,000% increase in public order. Horndean saw a large fall in vehicle crime during September, when it fell by 92% compared to September in 2019.

CrimeMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Anti-Social Behaviour-+20%-15%+58%+100%+27%+13%+120%+150%+350%
Burglary+500%-80%-40%-+67%+150%--50%+100%-67%
Criminal Damage and Arson-75%-25%-29%-+11%+125%+350%-57%-43%+67%
Drugs--+150%--+200%--+150%-
Other Crime----33%--50%----
Other Theft+300%-25%-50%-88%--71%-25%-57%-50%-
Possession of Weapons--------+50%-
Public Order--67%+20%+133%-+100%+100%+1,000%-40%-57%
Shoplifting--75%--------
Vehicle Crime-30%-71%--50%--50%-92%---80%
Violence and Sexual Offences-52%+33%+36%-13%-7%-19%+144%-19%-41%-21%

Frequently Asked Questions About Crime in Horndean

What police force serves Horndean?
Horndean's local territorial police force is the Hampshire Constabulary.

How dangerous is Horndean?
Horndean is among the top 5 safest small towns in Hampshire.

What is Horndean's most common crime?
The most common crimes in Horndean are violence and sexual offences.

What is the least common crime in Horndean?
Horndean's least common crime is bicycle theft.

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