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Crime and Safety in Winshill

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Winshill is the safest small town in Staffordshire, and is the second safest overall out of Staffordshire's 197 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Winshill in 2021 was 0.58 crimes per 1,000 people. This compares similarly to Staffordshire's overall crime rate, coming in 10267% lower than the Staffordshire rate of 60 per 1,000 residents. For England, Wales, and Northern Ireland as a whole, Winshill is among the top 20 safest small towns, and the 110th safest location out of all towns, cities, and villages.

The most common crime in Winshill is burglary, with 2 offences during 2021, giving a crime rate of 0.23. Winshill's least common crimes are possession of weapons, with 1 offence recorded in 2021.

Winshill 2022 Crime Scorecard

Safest

Small Towns, Staffordshire

9091% lower, regional crime rate

West Midlands

12457% lower, national crime rate

England, Wales & NI

Local Crime in Context

As of 2022, the crime rate in Winshill is 9091% lower than the West Midlands and 12457% lower than the England, Wales & Northern Ireland overall figure.

Winshill Crime Map

Incidents mapped in Winshill 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 Winshill

YearCrime Rate per
1,000 people
Total Crimes
20210.585
20200.000
20190.000
20180.585
20170.585
20160.585

Crime in Winshill Compared To Staffordshire

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Summary of Crimes in Winshill This Year

 WinshillStaffordshire 
CrimeCountRateCountRateRate Difference
Anti-Social Behaviour10.1224,58421.65 17942% safer
Burglary20.233,0972.73 1087% safer
Possession of Weapons10.125250.46 283% safer
Violence and Sexual Offences20.2333,89229.85 12878% safer

Winshill Compared to Nearby Small Towns)

Small TownTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference
Winshill50.58-
Stretton60.6815% more dangerous
Perton211.9971% more dangerous
Hednesford482.6478% more dangerous
Heath Hayes and Wimblebury483.4583% more dangerous
Brewood and Coven23931.7598% more dangerous

Crime Over Time in Winshill

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Recent Crimes in Winshill

DateCrime TypeLocationOutcome
October 2021Possession of weaponsOn or near Sports/Recreation AreaLocal resolution
June 2021BurglaryOn or near Bridge StreetInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
June 2021BurglaryOn or near Bridge StreetInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
May 2021Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Sports/Recreation AreaAction to be taken by another organisation
May 2021Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Sports/Recreation AreaAction to be taken by another organisation
September 2020Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Bridge StreetUnable to prosecute suspect
September 2020Vehicle crimeOn or near Sports/Recreation AreaInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
July 2020Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Bridge StreetInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
June 2020Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Bridge StreetOffender given a caution

Winshill Crime Trends

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2018201920202021Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour-0.230.120.12 Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences0.58--0.23 Safer

Changes In Winshill's Crime Rates Over Time

Comparing Winshill to the UK's Major Cities

Small TownCrime RateRate Difference
Winshill0.58-
Coventry39.9399% more dangerous
Birmingham49.6099% more dangerous
Barnet67.0899% more dangerous
Croydon82.4899% more dangerous
Sheffield90.0399% more dangerous
Bristol90.5299% more dangerous
Leicester111.5999% more dangerous
Liverpool123.06100% more dangerous
Bradford132.28100% more dangerous
Leeds150.94100% more dangerous

Frequently Asked Questions About Crime in Winshill

What police force serves Winshill?
Winshill's local territorial police force is the Staffordshire Police.

How dangerous is Winshill?
Winshill is the safest small town in Staffordshire.

What is Winshill's most common crime?
The most common crime in Winshill is burglary.

What is the least common crime in Winshill?
Winshill's least common crimes are possession of weapons.

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