Crime Statistics for Ystrad Mynach, Caerphilly, October 2019

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Crime Statistics for Ystrad Mynach, Ystrad Mynach, Caerphilly

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Ystrad Mynach using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so October 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 57 street level crime incidents in Ystrad Mynach in October 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 Ystrad Mynach, 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 Crime16
Anti Social Behaviour9
Public Order8
Other Crime6
Other Theft4
Vehicle Crime3
Criminal Damage Arson2
All Crime57

Map of street level crime incidents in October 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Tir-y-berth (1.39 miles)130
Penpedairheol (1.86 miles)90
Hengoed (0.62 miles)84
Bryn (1.39 miles)58
Gelli-haf (1.39 miles)58
Ystrad Mynach57
Maesycwmmer (0.62 miles)54
Gelligaer (1.39 miles)37
Twyn Shon-Ifan (0.88 miles)33
Gelligroes (1.86 miles)19

Most violent places near Ystrad Mynach

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Ystrad Mynach16
Twyn Shon-Ifan13

Last updated: November 26, 2019
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