Crime Statistics for Swinton, Salford, Salford, June 2019

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Crime Statistics for Swinton, Salford, Salford

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Swinton 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 282 street level crime incidents in Swinton in June 2019. The largest category was Violent Crime, followed by Public Order. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Although violent crime represents the largest incidents category in Swinton, 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 Crime95
Public Order39
Anti Social Behaviour27
Criminal Damage Arson27
Burglary25
Other Theft21
Vehicle Crime17
Shoplifting12
Other Crime5
Possession Of Weapons4
Robbery4
Bicycle Theft3
Drugs2
Theft From The Person1
All Crime282

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 Swinton. 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 Swinton

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Monton (1.39 miles)370
Swinton Park (0.88 miles)355
Pendlebury (0.62 miles)336
Dales Brow (0.62 miles)325
Irlams o’ th’ Height (1.39 miles)289
Moorside282
Swinton282
Broadoak Park (0.88 miles)241
Wardley (0.88 miles)156
Bridgewater Canal (1.33 miles)140



Most violent places near Swinton

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Swinton Park137
Monton129
Dales Brow121
Pendlebury120
Irlams o’ th’ Height117
Moorside95
Swinton95
Broadoak Park79
Wardley46
Bridgewater Canal41

Last updated: August 19, 2019
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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