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Crime and Safety in Brinsworth

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Brinsworth is the safest small town in South Yorkshire, and is the third safest overall out of South Yorkshire's 110 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Brinsworth in 2021 was 0.91 crimes per 1,000 people. This compares similarly to South Yorkshire's overall crime rate, coming in 10223% lower than the South Yorkshire rate of 94 per 1,000 residents. For England, Wales, and Northern Ireland as a whole, Brinsworth is the 21st safest small town, and the 122nd safest location out of all towns, cities, and villages.

The most common crime in Brinsworth is criminal damage and arson, with 3 offences during 2021, giving a crime rate of 0.34. Brinsworth's least common crimes are violence and sexual offences, with 1 offence recorded in 2021.

Brinsworth 2022 Crime Scorecard

Safest

Small Towns, South Yorkshire

10563% lower, regional crime rate

Yorkshire and The Humber

7903% lower, national crime rate

England, Wales & NI

Local Crime in Context

As of 2022, the crime rate in Brinsworth is 10563% lower than Yorkshire and The Humber and 7903% lower than the England, Wales & Northern Ireland overall figure.

Brinsworth Crime Map

Incidents mapped in Brinsworth 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 Brinsworth

YearCrime Rate per
1,000 people
Total Crimes
20210.918
20200.343
20190.111
20180.464
20170.696
20160.111

Crime in Brinsworth Compared To South Yorkshire

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Summary of Crimes in Brinsworth This Year

 BrinsworthSouth Yorkshire 
CrimeCountRateCountRateRate Difference
Anti-Social Behaviour131.4827,46519.49 1217% safer
Burglary20.239,3466.63 2783% safer
Criminal Damage and Arson30.3415,61911.09 3162% safer
Public Order20.2314,91610.59 4504% safer
Violence and Sexual Offences10.1153,62338.06 34500% safer

Brinsworth Compared to Nearby Small Towns)

Small TownTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference
Brinsworth80.91-
Dalton161.5842% more dangerous
Edlington334.0878% more dangerous
Barnby Dun with Kirk Sandall19223.0296% more dangerous
Bradfield40623.4396% more dangerous
Penistone43433.8297% more dangerous

Crime Over Time in Brinsworth

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Recent Crimes in Brinsworth

DateCrime TypeLocationOutcome
March 2022Other theftOn or near A630Investigation complete; no suspect identified
February 2022BurglaryOn or near Pedestrian SubwayInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
February 2022BurglaryOn or near Pedestrian SubwayInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
November 2021BurglaryOn or near Pedestrian SubwayInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
July 2021BurglaryOn or near A630Investigation complete; no suspect identified
July 2021Criminal damage and arsonOn or near A630Unable to prosecute suspect
June 2021Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Pedestrian SubwayUnable to prosecute suspect
June 2021Public orderOn or near Pedestrian SubwayInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2021Criminal damage and arsonOn or near A630Investigation complete; no suspect identified
December 2020Public orderOn or near Pedestrian SubwayInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
November 2020Other crimeOn or near Pedestrian SubwayUnable to prosecute suspect
May 2020Public orderOn or near Pedestrian SubwayUnable to prosecute suspect
December 2019Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Pedestrian SubwayInvestigation complete; no suspect identified

Brinsworth Crime Trends

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2018201920202021Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour1.40.570.571.5 Getting worse
Burglary---0.23 Getting worse
Criminal Damage and Arson0.110.11-0.34 Getting worse
Public Order0.11-0.230.23 Getting worse

Changes In Brinsworth's Crime Rates Over Time

Comparing Brinsworth to the UK's Major Cities

Small TownCrime RateRate Difference
Brinsworth0.91-
Coventry39.9398% more dangerous
Birmingham49.6098% more dangerous
Barnet67.0899% more dangerous
Croydon82.4899% more dangerous
Sheffield90.0399% more dangerous
Bristol90.5299% more dangerous
Leicester111.5999% more dangerous
Liverpool123.0699% more dangerous
Bradford132.2899% more dangerous
Leeds150.9499% more dangerous

Frequently Asked Questions About Crime in Brinsworth

What police force serves Brinsworth?
Brinsworth's local territorial police force is the South Yorkshire Police.

How dangerous is Brinsworth?
Brinsworth is the safest small town in South Yorkshire.

What is Brinsworth's most common crime?
The most common crime in Brinsworth is criminal damage and arson.

What is the least common crime in Brinsworth?
Brinsworth's least common crimes are violence and sexual offences.

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