Crime Statistics for Pontamman, Pontaman, Carmarthenshire, May 2020

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Crime Statistics for Pontamman, Pontaman, Carmarthenshire

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Pontamman 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 54 street level crime incidents in Pontamman 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 Behaviour31
Violent Crime14
Drugs4
Other Theft3
Criminal Damage Arson2
All Crime54

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 Pontamman. 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 Pontamman

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Rhydaman (Ammanford) (1.24 miles)104
Ammanford (Rhydaman) (1.24 miles)100
Tir-y-dail (1.39 miles)81
Garnant (2.56 miles)71
Betws (0.88 miles)66
Pontamman54
Twynmynydd (1.76 miles)27
Pantyffynnon (1.75 miles)19
Blaenau (2.77 miles)6
Garn-swllt (2.24 miles)5

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Most violent places near Pontamman

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Rhydaman (Ammanford)26
Ammanford (Rhydaman)26
Betws17
Tir-y-dail16
Pontamman14
Garnant13
Twynmynydd12
Pantyffynnon4
Blaenau2
Garn-swllt0

Last updated: July 6, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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