Crime Statistics for Porth-y-felin, Holyhead, Isle of Anglesey

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Crime Statistics for Porth-y-felin, Holyhead, Isle of Anglesey

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Porth-y-felin using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so August 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 158 street level crime incidents in Porth-y-felin in August 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 Porth-y-felin, 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 Crime54
Anti Social Behaviour40
Criminal Damage Arson20
Public Order18
Burglary7
Other Theft6
Shoplifting5
Drugs4
Vehicle Crime2
Possession Of Weapons1
Theft From The Person1
All Crime158

Map of street level crime incidents in August 2019

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Porth-y-felin. 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 Porth-y-felin

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Holyhead (Caergybi) (0.62 miles)181
Caergybi (Holyhead) (0.62 miles)181
Morawelon (0.88 miles)177
Porth-y-felin158
Llaingoch (0.88 miles)69
Pont Hwfa (0.88 miles)69
Holy Island (1.8 miles)42
Isallt Bach (2.56 miles)14
Twr (1.39 miles)9
Newlands Park (3.61 miles)7



Most violent places near Porth-y-felin

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Holyhead (Caergybi)63
Caergybi (Holyhead)63
Morawelon62
Porth-y-felin54
Llaingoch27
Pont Hwfa27
Holy Island14
Isallt Bach5
Newlands Park4
Twr2

Last updated: October 4, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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