Crime Statistics for Farington, South Ribble, Lancashire, Jul 2021

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Crime Statistics for Farington, South Ribble, Lancashire
Crime Statistics for Farington, South Ribble, Lancashire
The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Farington using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so July 2021 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 63 street level crime incidents in Farington in July 2021. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour20
Violent Crime17
Criminal Damage Arson7
Other Theft7
Vehicle Crime3
Other Crime2
Possession Of Weapons1
Public Order1
All Crime63

Map of street level crime incidents in July 2021

Police data is divided in Policing Neighbourhoods. We have taken the 'best fit' neighbourhood that includes Farington. This map shows if incidents are evenly distributed over the district or if there are hot spots in certain streets or areas.

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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 Farington

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Earnshaw Bridge (1.24 miles)316
Bamber Bridge (2.24 miles)144
Walton-le-Dale (2.24 miles)140
Cuerden Green (1.24 miles)98
Lostock Hall (0.88 miles)71
Tardy Gate (0.62 miles)53
Cocker Bar (2.24 miles)39
Farington Moss (0.62 miles)33
New Longton (1.96 miles)25

of residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census

Most violent places near Farington

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Earnshaw Bridge88
Bamber Bridge41
Cuerden Green34
Lostock Hall30
Cocker Bar20
Tardy Gate19
Farington Moss6
New Longton4

Last updated: July 2021
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