Crime Statistics for Tonteg, Church Village, Rhondda, Cynon, Taff

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Crime Statistics for Tonteg, Church Village, Rhondda, Cynon, Taff

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Tonteg 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 65 street level crime incidents in Tonteg 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 Tonteg, 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 Crime29
Anti Social Behaviour17
Other Theft5
Public Order4
Vehicle Crime4
Shoplifting2
Other Crime2
Criminal Damage Arson1
Drugs1
All Crime65

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 Tonteg. 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 Tonteg

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Pontypridd (2.24 miles)184
Rhydyfelin (1.24 miles)123
Tynant (1.96 miles)81
Beddau (2.56 miles)81
Church Village (0.62 miles)70
Upper Church Village (0.62 miles)70
Tonteg65
Upper Boat (0.88 miles)64
Hendredenny Park (2.56 miles)38
Efail Isaf (1.39 miles)14



Most violent places near Tonteg

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Pontypridd57
Rhydyfelin39
Beddau33
Church Village32
Upper Church Village32
Tynant30
Tonteg29
Upper Boat24
Hendredenny Park10
Efail Isaf5

Last updated: October 5, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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