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 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 336 street level crime incidents in South Newbarns 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 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 Crime161
Anti Social Behaviour50
Criminal Damage Arson37
Public Order32
Other Theft13
Other Crime6
Possession Of Weapons3
Vehicle Crime3
Theft From The Person2
All Crime336

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 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)395
Barrow-in-Furness (1.24 miles)367
Beacon Hill (0.62 miles)344
Newbarns (0.62 miles)344
South Newbarns336
Croslands Park (1.24 miles)133
North Scale (1.96 miles)103
Newton (1.39 miles)73
North Walney (2.48 miles)54
Water Garth Nook (2.24 miles)36

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
South Newbarns161
Beacon Hill160
Croslands Park69
North Scale39
North Walney27
Water Garth Nook16

Last updated: November 2, 2019
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