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Priority five

Reducing the Risk of Becoming a Victim of Domestic Burglary

Why this is a priority

Domestic Burglary has seen an increase, with rates towards the end of 2015 recording above those of peer Community Safety Partnership (CSPs). Because of its intrusive nature, it can leave families feeling distressed, vulnerable, and unable to feel safe within their own homes. Rotherham's position in relation to its peers may also impact on people's decision to purchase property and future investment in Rotherham.


Further information

Crime prevention advice. South Yorkshire Police have some useful information

Victims of crime - There are organisations that victims of crime can contact for free advice, practical information or emotional support.

Working with communities – How the Safer Rotherham Partnership works together with community groups and organisations to achieve our priorities.