Crime Statistics for Upper Bangor, Bangor, Gwynedd, June 2019

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Crime Statistics for Upper Bangor, Bangor, Gwynedd

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Upper Bangor using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so June 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 210 street level crime incidents in Upper Bangor in June 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 Upper Bangor, 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 Crime61
Anti Social Behaviour41
Criminal Damage Arson24
Public Order21
Shoplifting18
Other Theft15
Burglary12
Vehicle Crime9
Drugs4
Other Crime4
Robbery1
All Crime210

Map of street level crime incidents in June 2019

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Maesgeirchen (0.88 miles)229
Upper Bangor210
Bangor (0.62 miles)158
Llandegfan (0.88 miles)54
Coed Mawr (1.39 miles)54
Porthaethwy (1.24 miles)52
Minffordd (1.24 miles)52
Bryn (1.75 miles)32
Hen Bentref Llandegfan (1.39 miles)15
Caerhun (1.86 miles)14



Most violent places near Upper Bangor

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Maesgeirchen68
Upper Bangor61
Bangor49
Llandegfan19
Porthaethwy17
Coed Mawr15
Minffordd15
Bryn10
Hen Bentref Llandegfan4
Caerhun4

Last updated: August 20, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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