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Rotherham crime stats

The overall crime rate in Rotherham city is 130.3 crimes per 1,000. Most crimes, 5.9k crimes were violent crimes which is 35.8% of all crimes committed in the area. Violent crime rate is at 132% of national crime rate. Shoplifting crime was the fastest growing crime and it increased by 18.4% over the last twelve months.The category of "other crime" is the highest ranking crime category when category crime rate is compared to the national average. "Other crime" rate is at 211% of national crime rate which puts Rotherham on 13. position out of 99 England's and Wales' cities in this crime category. "Other crime" makes up 3.0% of all crimes committed in the area. The total number of "other crime" is 493 cases and has increased by 2.9% when compared year-over-year in the period of May 2023 - April 2024.

Rotherham crime statistics
Crime statisticShare of all crimesRanking (99 cities)% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
Violent crime35.8%51. highest132%5.9k-4.1%
Antisocial behaviour crime14.6%42. highest118%2.4k6.9%
Public order crime9.0%31. highest155%1.5k-20.2%
Criminal damage and arson crime7.8%46. highest130%1.3k-15.3%
Shoplifting crime7.3%41. lowest127%1.2k18.4%
Other theft crime7.0%32. highest114%1.1k-1.0%
Vehicle crime5.0%50. highest103%819-0.7%
Burglary crime5.0%19. highest150%815-14.5%
Other crime3.0%13. highest211%4932.9%
Drugs crime2.2%42. lowest103%3594.1%
Possession of weapons crime1.3%18. highest189%2199.0%
Robbery crime1.1%30. highest112%1843.4%
Theft from the person crime0.5%29. lowest28%78-6.0%
Bicycle theft crime0.3%7. lowest37%522.0%
Crime statisticShare of all crimesCrime rate ranking% of national crime rateCrime volume% annual change
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Rotherham crime rate by crime statistic

This graph compares crime rate in Rotherham city to the national crime rate for each crime statistic.

Rotherham crime rate by crime statistic
Crime statisticRotherham city crime rateEngland and Wales - national crime rate
Anti-social behaviour19.016.1
Bicycle theft0.41.1
Criminal damage and arson10.17.8
Other crime3.91.9
Other theft9.18.0
Possession of weapons1.70.9
Public order11.87.6
Theft from the person0.62.2
Vehicle crime6.56.3
Violent crime46.735.4

Rotherham crime rate comparison map

Rotherham crime rate comparison map

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