Crime Statistics for South Newbarns, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

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Crime Statistics for South Newbarns, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in South Newbarns using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 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 379 street level crime incidents in South Newbarns in May 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 South Newbarns, 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 Crime152
Anti Social Behaviour74
Criminal Damage Arson50
Shoplifting26
Public Order24
Burglary17
Other Theft12
Drugs7
Possession Of Weapons5
Bicycle Theft4
Other Crime4
Vehicle Crime2
Robbery1
Theft From The Person1
All Crime379

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Salthouse (0.62 miles)450
Beacon Hill (0.62 miles)413
Newbarns (0.62 miles)413
South Newbarns379
Barrow-in-Furness (1.24 miles)378
Croslands Park (1.24 miles)130
North Scale (1.96 miles)113
Newton (1.39 miles)61
North Walney (2.48 miles)56
Water Garth Nook (2.24 miles)32



Most violent places near South Newbarns

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Salthouse171
Beacon Hill167
Newbarns167
South Newbarns152
Barrow-in-Furness143
Croslands Park55
North Scale45
Newton28
North Walney28
Water Garth Nook15

Last updated: July 9, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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