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Crime and Safety in Greasley

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Greasley is among the top 5 safest small towns in Nottinghamshire, and is the 92nd most dangerous overall out of Nottinghamshire's 236 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Greasley in 2021 was 41 crimes per 1,000 people. This compares favourably to Nottinghamshire's overall crime rate, coming in 85% lower than the Nottinghamshire rate of 76 per 1,000 residents. For England, Wales, and Northern Ireland as a whole, Greasley is the 212nd safest small town, and the 4,511st most dangerous location out of all towns, cities, and villages.

In January 2021, Greasley was the worst small town in Nottinghamshire for other theft, with 7 crimes reported and a crime rate of 0.62 per 1,000 inhabitants. January 2020 was also a bad month for Greasley residents, when it was Nottinghamshire's most dangerous small town for possession of weapons, recording 2 crimes at a rate of 0.18 per 1,000 residents. Greasley recorded 1 report of robbery during December 2020, making its crime rate of 0.09 the worst small town for robbery in Nottinghamshire that month.

The most common crimes in Greasley are violence and sexual offences, with 162 offences during 2021, giving a crime rate of 14. This is 32% higher than 2020's figure of 110 offences and a difference of 4.62 from 2020's crime rate of 10. Greasley's least common crime is robbery, with 1 offence recorded in 2021, a decrease of 500% from 2020's figure of 6 crimes.

Greasley 2022 Crime Scorecard

Top 5 Safest

Small Towns, Nottinghamshire

100% lower, regional crime rate

East Midlands

85% lower, national crime rate

England, Wales & NI

Local Crime in Context

As of 2022, the crime rate in Greasley is 100% lower than the East Midlands and 85% lower than the England, Wales & Northern Ireland overall figure.

Greasley Crime Rate Over Time

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

Last updated: 02 Jun, 2022

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Historical Crime Rates for Greasley

YearCrime Rate per
1,000 people
Total Crimes
202141466
202039435
201954611
201855621
201755620
201633369

Crime in Greasley Compared To Nottinghamshire

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Summary of Crimes in Greasley This Year

 GreasleyNottinghamshire 
CrimeCountRateCountRateRate Difference
Anti-Social Behaviour15013.3135,09330.22 127% safer
Bicycle Theft40.351,2821.10 214% safer
Burglary252.224,2773.68 66% safer
Criminal Damage and Arson343.0210,3418.91 195% safer
Drugs50.443,9863.43 680% safer
Other Crime151.332,5672.21 66% safer
Other Theft686.037,0176.04 0.17% safer
Public Order393.467,6826.62 91% safer
Robbery10.097610.66 633% safer
Shoplifting696.128,7167.51 23% safer
Theft From the Person10.098400.72 700% safer
Vehicle Crime433.825,3054.57 20% safer
Violence and Sexual Offences16214.3834,85330.02 109% safer

Greasley Compared to Nearby Small Towns)

Small TownTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference
Radcliffe on Trent27233.0825% safer
East Leake29737.1411% safer
Bingham39238.448% safer
Calverton30840.931.0% safer
Greasley46641.35-
Ruddington36646.5911% more dangerous
Cotgrave38247.0812% more dangerous
Balderton49348.8315% more dangerous
Selston67153.7423% more dangerous
Mansfield Woodhouse1,11459.5331% more dangerous

Crime Over Time in Greasley

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Recent Crimes in Greasley

DateCrime TypeLocationOutcome
April 2022BurglaryOn or near Woodside AvenueInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022BurglaryOn or near Bosworth DriveInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Other theftOn or near New RoadInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022BurglaryOn or near Alandene AvenueInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022BurglaryOn or near Lodge RoadInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Public orderOn or near Oak DriveUnable to prosecute suspect
April 2022ShopliftingOn or near Shelley CloseInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Gin Close WayInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Other theftOn or near The PasturesInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Lower BeauvaleInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022ShopliftingOn or near South StreetUnable to prosecute suspect
April 2022Other theftOn or near A6096Investigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Baldwin StreetInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near MoorgreenInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Other crimeOn or near Parking AreaInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Keats CloseUnable to prosecute suspect
April 2022Other crimeOn or near Baldwin StreetFormal action is not in the public interest
April 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Tannery RoadInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022ShopliftingOn or near South StreetInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Other theftOn or near A6096Investigation complete; no suspect identified

Greasley Crime Trends

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2018201920202021Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour12131613 Safer
Bicycle Theft0.440.440.270.35 Safer
Burglary64.42.72.2 Safer
Criminal Damage and Arson64.04.63.0 Safer
Drugs0.530.981.20.44 Safer
Other Crime1.11.71.91.3 Getting worse
Other Theft664.86 Safer
Public Order2.43.02.53.5 Getting worse
Robbery (inc. mugging)0.440.180.530.09 Safer
Shoplifting151366 Safer
Theft From the Person (inc. pickpocketing)0.270.440.270.09 Safer
Vehicle Crime763.23.8 Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences11141014 Getting worse

Changes In Greasley's Crime Rates Over Time

Comparing Greasley to the UK's Major Cities

Small TownCrime RateRate Difference
Greasley41.35-
Barnet67.0838% more dangerous
Croydon82.4850% more dangerous
Sheffield90.0554% more dangerous
Bristol90.5254% more dangerous
Coventry102.2460% more dangerous
Leicester111.5963% more dangerous
Liverpool123.0666% more dangerous
Birmingham129.6468% more dangerous
Bradford132.2869% more dangerous
Leeds150.9473% more dangerous

Crime in Greasley's Neighbourhoods

NeighbourhoodCrime CountCrime RateDanger Rank
Eastwood East42551First
Eastwood Hall & Brinsley31845Second
Kimberley North & Watnall31134Third

Crime in Greasley During Coronavirus Lockdowns

Looking at the months the UK was in lockdown in 2020 due to Covid-19, how did crime rates in Greasley change compared to the same month in 2019? The biggest increase in lockdown crime came in March, when Greasley saw a 200% increase in criminal damage and arson. Greasley saw a large fall in shoplifting during June, when it fell by 96% compared to June in 2019.

CrimeMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Anti-Social Behaviour-17%+88%-11%+24%+83%+15%-8%+20%+71%+11%
Bicycle Theft---50%-------
Burglary-50%-25%+150%--75%--86%-50%--67%
Criminal Damage and Arson+200%-17%-+33%-+50%-+75%-25%+50%
Drugs-------50%---
Other Crime-67%-+100%---+200%+50%-+200%
Other Theft--50%-20%+33%+100%-20%-56%+200%-33%-20%
Public Order+100%-75%-50%-50%+200%-50%+200%--50%+50%
Robbery-------+100%--
Shoplifting+11%-38%-80%-96%-94%-22%+22%-57%-30%+33%
Theft From the Person----------
Vehicle Crime-75%-60%-60%-30%-75%-56%+14%-80%-67%-
Violence and Sexual Offences-33%+120%-44%-69%+36%-+50%-67%-43%-46%

Frequently Asked Questions About Crime in Greasley

What police force serves Greasley?
Greasley's local territorial police force is the Nottinghamshire Police.

How dangerous is Greasley?
Greasley is among the top 5 safest small town in Nottinghamshire.

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

What is the least common crime in Greasley?
Greasley's least common crime is robbery (inc. mugging).

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