Crime Statistics for Ty’n-y-garn, Pen-y-fai, Bridgend, Aug 2019

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Crime Statistics for Ty’n-y-garn, Pen-y-fai, Bridgend

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Ty’n-y-garn using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 2019 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 69 street level crime incidents in Ty’n-y-garn in August 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Anti Social Behaviour. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Ty’n-y-garn, this category is usually the largest in any urban area. This is partly because 'Violent Crime' covers so many offences compared to say Burglary

Crime CategoryIncidents
Violent Crime25
Anti Social Behaviour24
Criminal Damage Arson9
Public Order4
Other Theft2
Other Crime2
All Crime69

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2019

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Ty’n-y-garn. 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.

Crime incidents in neighbouring areas to Ty’n-y-garn

We've taken the ten nearest places to Ty’n-y-garn and ranked them by the number of crime incidents in each. This should allow you to see if Ty’n-y-garn has more crime than other surrounding areas.

LocationCrime Incidents
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont Ar Ogwr) (1.39 miles)396
Pendre (0.88 miles)336
Litchard (0.88 miles)336
Cymdda (0.88 miles)114
Bryncoch (1.39 miles)105
Brynmenyn (1.39 miles)98
Tondu (1.24 miles)73
Aberkenfig (0.62 miles)68
Fountain (0.88 miles)10

Most violent places near Ty’n-y-garn

The category of crime that most concerns people is violent crime. We have taken the ten nearest place to Ty’n-y-garn and ranked them according to the number of violent incidents in the 'best fit' Policing neighbourhood.

LocationViolent Incidents
Bridgend (Pen-y-bont Ar Ogwr)106

Last updated: October 5, 2019
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