Crime Statistics for Bridgend (Pen-y-bont Ar Ogwr), Newcastle,

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Crime Statistics for Bridgend (Pen-y-bont Ar Ogwr), Newcastle,

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Bridgend (Pen-y-bont Ar Ogwr) using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so February 2021 are the latest figures. The data published by the Police are incidents that were reported to them in that month, not the crimes that were prosecuted and/or had further action taken. In by far the majority of incidents, no further action is taken.

There were a total of 260 street level crime incidents in Bridgend (Pen-y-bont Ar Ogwr) in February 2021. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour129
Violent Crime54
Public Order18
Criminal Damage Arson15
Other Theft13
Drugs9
Other Crime6
Shoplifting5
Vehicle Crime5
Burglary4
Theft From The Person2
All Crime260

Map of street level crime incidents in February 2021

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Bridgend (Pen-y-bont Ar Ogwr). This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

Where Police data is not specific to an address for privacy reasons, most roads are represented by 1 to 2 markers or clusters. However, this should be enough to ascertain if the road you live in or are thinking of moving to, is a crime hot spot. The only exception could be where there is a large cluster of a single crime category on a street, as this could but not necessarily be related to multiple incidents at one address.

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Crime incidents in neighbouring areas to Bridgend (Pen-y-bont Ar Ogwr)

We've taken the ten nearest places to Bridgend (Pen-y-bont Ar Ogwr) and ranked them by the number of crime incidents in each. This should allow you to see if Bridgend (Pen-y-bont Ar Ogwr) has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont Ar Ogwr)260
Litchard (0.62 miles)216
Pendre (0.62 miles)216
Newcastle (0.62 miles)181
Byeastwood (1.39 miles)118
Coity (1.39 miles)118
Pant-y-pyllau (1.75 miles)103
Heronston (1.39 miles)68
Bryntirion (1.24 miles)59
Ty’n-y-garn (1.39 miles)48

0%
of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Bridgend (Pen-y-bont Ar Ogwr)

The category of crime that most concerns people is violent crime. We have taken the ten nearest place to Bridgend (Pen-y-bont Ar Ogwr) and ranked them according to the number of violent incidents in the 'best fit' Policing neighbourhood.

LocationViolent Incidents
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont Ar Ogwr)49
Litchard44
Pendre44
Byeastwood30
Coity30
Pant-y-pyllau25
Bryntirion25
Ty’n-y-garn21
Newcastle20
Heronston7

Last updated: February 2021
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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