Crime Statistics for North Walney, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

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Crime Statistics for North Walney, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in North Walney using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so February 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 32 street level crime incidents in North Walney in February 2020. 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 North Walney, 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 Crime14
Anti Social Behaviour7
Criminal Damage Arson3
Public Order3
Burglary2
Other Theft2
Vehicle Crime1
All Crime32

Map of street level crime incidents in February 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Salthouse (1.86 miles)392
Barrow-in-Furness (1.24 miles)336
Newbarns (2.55 miles)317
Beacon Hill (2.55 miles)317
South Newbarns (2.48 miles)280
North Scale (0.88 miles)111
Croslands Park (2.77 miles)106
Newton (3.34 miles)52
North Walney32
Water Garth Nook (1.39 miles)18



Most violent places near North Walney

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Salthouse168
Newbarns144
Beacon Hill144
Barrow-in-Furness143
South Newbarns129
Croslands Park51
North Scale41
Newton25
North Walney14
Water Garth Nook8

Last updated: April 2, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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