Crime Statistics for Penllwyn, Pontllanfraith, Caerphilly, Nov 2020

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Crime Statistics for Penllwyn, Pontllanfraith, Caerphilly

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Penllwyn using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so November 2020 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 62 street level crime incidents in Penllwyn in November 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour27
Violent Crime15
Public Order7
Drugs5
Other Theft5
Burglary1
Robbery1
Other Crime1
All Crime62

Map of street level crime incidents in November 2020

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Penllwyn. 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 Penllwyn

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Coed Duon (Blackwood) (1.24 miles)161
Blackwood (1.24 miles)161
Pontllanfraith (0.88 miles)104
Gelli-haf (0.62 miles)93
Bryn (0.62 miles)93
Cwmnantyrodyn (0.62 miles)64
Springfield (0.62 miles)64
Penllwyn62
Ton-y-pistyll (1.39 miles)48
Gelligroes (0.62 miles)24

2.3%
of Caerphilly residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Penllwyn

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Coed Duon (Blackwood)56
Blackwood56
Gelli-haf30
Bryn30
Pontllanfraith25
Penllwyn15
Cwmnantyrodyn12
Springfield12
Ton-y-pistyll8
Gelligroes2

Last updated: December 29, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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