Crime Statistics for Splott, Cardiff, Cardiff, September 2019

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Crime Statistics for Splott, Cardiff, Cardiff

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Splott using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so September 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 1400 street level crime incidents in Splott in September 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 Splott, 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 Crime324
Anti Social Behaviour277
Public Order117
Other Theft110
Criminal Damage Arson82
Bicycle Theft78
Vehicle Crime64
Theft From The Person29
Other Crime25
Possession Of Weapons17
All Crime1400

Map of street level crime incidents in September 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Cathays (0.88 miles)1441
Caerdydd (Cardiff) (0.62 miles)1350
Cardiff (0.62 miles)1350
Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal (0.68 miles)1339
Cathays Park (1.24 miles)1069
Blackweir (1.39 miles)987
Maindy (1.75 miles)469
Butetown (1.39 miles)315
Grangetown (1.75 miles)224

Most violent places near Splott

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Caerdydd (Cardiff)306
Monmouthshire and Brecon Canal304
Cathays Park236

Last updated: November 2, 2019
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