Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall Crime Overview

Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall is among the top 10 safest small towns in South Yorkshire, and is the 34th safest overall out of South Yorkshire's 110 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall in 2020 was 51 crimes per 1,000 people. This compares favourably to South Yorkshire's overall crime rate, coming in 77% lower than the South Yorkshire rate of 90 per 1,000 residents. For England, Wales, and Northern Ireland as a whole, Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall is the 410th safest small town, and the 2,968th most dangerous location out of all towns, cities, and villages.

The most common crimes in Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall are violence and sexual offences, with 136 offences during 2020, giving a crime rate of 16. This is 30% higher than 2019's figure of 95 offences and a difference of 4.91 from 2019's crime rate of 11. Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall's least common crimes are possession of weapons, with 1 offence recorded in 2020, a decrease of 200% from 2019's figure of 3 crimes.

Compare Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall to other towns and cities

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Crime in Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall Compared To South Yorkshire

Summary of Crimes in Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall This Year

 Barnby Dun with Kirk SandallSouth Yorkshire 
CrimeCountRateCountRateRate Difference
Anti-Social Behaviour15818.9434,85824.7431% safer
Bicycle Theft30.368860.6375% safer
Burglary819.7110,0317.1227% more dangerous
Criminal Damage and Arson475.6314,69110.4385% safer
Drugs60.723,9992.84294% safer
Other Crime50.604,3183.06410% safer
Other Theft273.249,0806.4499% safer
Possession of Weapons10.121,5391.09808% safer
Public Order354.2014,28310.14141% safer
Robbery30.361,3190.94161% safer
Shoplifting232.766,6874.7572% safer
Theft From the Person10.128430.60400% safer
Vehicle Crime556.5910,1857.2310% safer
Violence and Sexual Offences13616.3048,40334.35111% safer

Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall Compared to Nearby Small Towns

Small TownTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference
Bradfield54931.6860% safer
Brinsworth27831.7560% safer
Dalton37937.3836% safer
Sprotbrough and Cusworth44337.9434% safer
Penistone49838.8131% safer
Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall42350.71-
North and South Anston51655.879% more dangerous
Aston cum Aughton87757.3512% more dangerous
Stocksbridge79158.8814% more dangerous
Edlington55168.1826% more dangerous
Armthorpe1,10276.5034% more dangerous

Crime Over Time in Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall

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Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall Crime Trends

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2017201820192020Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour17131119Getting worse
Bicycle Theft0.120.480.240.36Getting worse
Burglary991010Getting worse
Criminal Damage and Arson5756Safer
Drugs0.240.120.480.72Getting worse
Other Crime0.722.00.720.60Safer
Other Theft4.052.63.2Safer
Possession of Weapons--0.360.12Safer
Public Order2.52.93.74.2Getting worse
Robbery (inc. mugging)-0.120.360.36Getting worse
Shoplifting1.41.22.62.8Getting worse
Vehicle Crime94.74.67Getting worse
Violence and Sexual Offences9111116Getting worse

Changes In Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall's Crime Rates Over Time

Offences in Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall's Green Spaces

We only display green spaces in Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall that are named, and have had crimes recorded within their boundaries during 2020.

NameASBDrugsPublic OrderRobberyVSOAll OthersCrimes per Hectare
The Glass Park Millennium Green-----10.08

Comparing Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall to the UK's Major Cities

Small TownCrime RateRate Difference
Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall50.71-
Barnet67.7125% more dangerous
Coventry77.4134% more dangerous
Croydon83.2239% more dangerous
Sheffield85.8141% more dangerous
Bristol86.2141% more dangerous
Leicester97.4448% more dangerous
Birmingham102.8751% more dangerous
Liverpool107.2853% more dangerous
Bradford133.0262% more dangerous
Leeds137.1063% more dangerous

Crime in Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall's Neighbourhoods

NeighbourhoodCrime CountCrime RateDanger Rank
Kirk Sandall & Barnby Dun55667First

Crime in Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall During Coronavirus Lockdowns

Looking at the months the UK was in lockdown in 2020 due to Covid-19, how did crime rates in Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall change compared to the same month in 2019? The biggest increase in lockdown crime came in September, when Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall saw a 1,600% increase in violence and sexual offences. Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall saw a large fall in criminal damage and arson during April, when it fell by 86% compared to April in 2019.

CrimeMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Anti-Social Behaviour+10%+113%+173%+150%+15%+500%-29%+240%-14%+200%
Bicycle Theft----------
Burglary-+50%+250%-56%-55%-13%-25%+33%-60%-22%
Criminal Damage and Arson+33%-86%-67%-33%+150%+250%-25%+25%-14%-
Drugs----------
Other Crime-------50%---
Other Theft+500%-50%--50%---25%-67%--50%
Public Order-60%+25%+67%---+150%+300%-33%-
Shoplifting--+100%-50%--75%--50%--50%
Vehicle Crime+500%-50%+33%-+100%+700%-67%+25%-67%+67%
Violence and Sexual Offences+40%+120%+56%+63%-33%-33%+1,600%+117%+100%+33%

Frequently Asked Questions About Crime in Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall

What police force serves Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall?
Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall's local territorial police force is the South Yorkshire Police.
How dangerous is Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall?
Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall is among the top 10 safest small towns in South Yorkshire.
What is Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall's most common crime?
The most common crimes in Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall are violence and sexual offences.
What is the least common crime in Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall?
Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall's least common crimes are possession of weapons.

Last updated: 07 May 2021