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Birchfield, Broadheath and Hough Green

Population: 19,210
Policed by: Cheshire Constabulary

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Neighbourhood Picture

The following table and graphs show you crime and ASB breakdowns and trends for Birchfield, Broadheath and Hough Green.

ASBBurglaryRobberyVehicleViolentDrugsCD&AShopliftingBike TheftTheft From the PersonOther TheftWeaponsPublic OrderOtherTotal
Sep 201575442104125414111128
Aug 201557211106106005040102
Jul 201568901172122103271125
Jun 2015721006194512229010142
May 20157070121521614203010142
Apr 2015637081631513003142135
Mar 201563206163818304001124
Feb 20154414051941414114013124
Jan 20155511042551511228121142
Dec 201452151111741520010200138
Nov 2014502151961915114041128
Oct 2014948081641011202012158
Sep 2014591517153127112021126
Aug 20147422013104921236131169
Jul 201485100141831513129041175
Jun 201465170101321319323041152
May 201475404203196616030147
Apr 2014681911191219118021152
Mar 2014678014133293204102146
Feb 2014501401193239116011129
Jan 201460150683203057011129
Dec 20136116010221178217131150
Nov 201364601259226216000133
Oct 2013862301754337509141195
Sep 201386240181641011115111179
Aug 201310911212103249327000192
Jul 201310860131611110249000180
Jun 20137118013158126316050158
May 201381270542131513307011226
Apr 2013981613182193747196
Mar 2013701206782113675155
Feb 201391811075239317165
Jan 2013911009741731025158
Dec 20125838219113125925164
Nov 201292141115521121136181
Oct 2012129723585388914246
Sep 201255801434112326108
Aug 20121018011561781016173
Jul 2012981611261017811313195
Jun 201265140146776613129
May 201269170858205547148
Apr 201210011096524138613195
Mar 2012911008123119921156
Feb 2012691501120217111021158
Jan 20128616216126226672181
Dec 201159181794238952145
Nov 20117310121162265733167
Oct 20119214117136238833188
Sep 2011718112129910621141
Aug 201170330111545174
Jul 201177161101651171
Jun 20116114192153159
May 201164110121450151
Apr 20111109071245183
Mar 201167100111542145
Feb 20115123474475
Jan 20116150161252101
Dec 201027110192665

Crime Plus ASB Breakdown for Birchfield, Broadheath and Hough Green

Crime Breakdown (Dec 2010-Sep 2015)
Crime Rate Trends

Crime Type and ASB Charts for Birchfield, Broadheath and Hough Green

All Crime + ASB
All Crime (No ASB)
Anti-Social Behaviour
Vehicle Crime
Violent Crime
In September 2011, Other Crime was divided into 6 categories - Drugs, Public Disorder & Weapons (which was later split further and so is not displayed here), Criminal Damage & Arson (CD&A), Theft - Shoplifting, Theft-Other and Other.

Criminal Damage and Arson
Theft - Shoplifting
Theft - Other
Miscelanious Other

From May 2013, the following changes were made to the crime categories:
I) The violent crime category was renamed "violence and sexual offences"
2) A new category for "bicycle theft" was created which previously fell within "other theft"
3) A new category for "theft from the person" was created which previously fell within "other theft"
4) Public disorder and weapons were then split into two new categories; "public order" and "possession of weapons"
5) Both "other firearms offences" and "other knives offences" which were in "other crime" were moved into "possession of weapons".

Bike Theft
Theft From the Person
Possession of Weapons
Public Order

The Economic Policy Centre has made every effort in order to ensure that the data for UkCrimeStats is accurate and up to date. However, we are aware of certain deficiencies in this data which are beyond our control. That's because as a 3rd party developer, we do not collect the data, the Police do who then hand it over to another data company to release to 3rd party developers such as ourselves. We only download and analyse it so that you can use it. For full detail of these deficiencies, please read here.

Neighbourhood crime league table

The league table below looks at the total crimes and crime rate for September 2015 that occurred in all neighbourhoods within 5 miles of Birchfield, Broadheath and Hough Green and orders them by lowest crime rate first.

1Widnes Outer (1.52 miles)2710.00
2Widnes Inner (1.24 miles)2740.00
3Runcorn East (3.54 miles)3000.00
4Belle Vale, Netherley, Childwall, Church, Woolton (4.80 miles)3310.00
5Prescot, Whiston & Halewood (3.22 miles)3490.00
6Huyton (4.74 miles)3750.00
7St Helens South (3.62 miles)5780.00
8Great Sankey, Whittle Hall, Penketh And Cuerdley (4.22 miles)1315.23
9Ditton And Hale (3.01 miles)516.28
10Birchfield, Broadheath And Hough Green (0.00 miles)1286.66
11Farnworth And Halton View (1.49 miles)926.91
12Halton Castle And New Town (3.90 miles)1748.19
13Higher Runcorn (3.81 miles)41111.47
14Appleton, Kingsway And Riverside (1.25 miles)27415.55

Neighbourhood Team

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Birchfield: The area of Birchfield is a residential area, it comprises of mainly newly built houses which includes a small row of shops and businesses. This areas northerly border is a large rural area and within the residential area is the local neighbourhood public house. Within Birchfield is Upton Rocks park situated just off Queensbury way, Birchfield also houses a train station, garden centre and large cemetery.
Hough Green and Broadheath: This area is mainly residential which includes Bankfield High School, Widnes Rugby Union Club, Bechers Community Centre. The area also has a number of local shops and businesses. There are numerous local public houses which give a real community feel. Situated central to the two areas is Arley Woods playing fields where local football matches are held. Broadheath's northerly border is defined by the railway track and plays hosts to one of Widnes' major railway stations.

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