Crime Statistics for Morganstown, Gwaelod-Y-Garth, Cardiff, May 2020

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Crime Statistics for Morganstown, Gwaelod-Y-Garth, Cardiff

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Morganstown using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 49 street level crime incidents in Morganstown in May 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour35
Violent Crime9
Drugs2
Public Order2
Criminal Damage Arson1
All Crime49

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Birchgrove (2.56 miles)374
Rhiwbina (1.86 miles)202
Pantmawr (1.24 miles)186
Coryton (1.24 miles)186
Tongwynlais (0.88 miles)100
Taffs Well (1.24 miles)98
Bwlch-y-cwm (1.76 miles)58
Morganstown49
Ty Rhiw (1.24 miles)49
Radyr (0.62 miles)21

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Most violent places near Morganstown

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Birchgrove58
Pantmawr24
Coryton24
Rhiwbina23
Taffs Well14
Tongwynlais12
Morganstown9
Radyr7
Ty Rhiw5
Bwlch-y-cwm3

Last updated: July 5, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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