Crime Statistics for Penlan, Swansea, Swansea, May 2020

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Crime Statistics for Penlan, Swansea, Swansea

The aim of this article is to provide a brief overview of street level crime in Penlan using the latest Police statistics. Police data is usually published two months in arrears, so May 2020 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 367 street level crime incidents in Penlan in May 2020. The largest category was Anti Social Behaviour, followed by Violent Crime. Below are these incidents broken down by category.

Crime CategoryIncidents
Anti Social Behaviour151
Violent Crime98
Public Order26
Criminal Damage Arson21
Other Theft16
Burglary12
Drugs12
Shoplifting11
Vehicle Crime6
Bicycle Theft4
Other Crime4
Robbery3
Possession Of Weapons2
Theft From The Person1
All Crime367

Map of street level crime incidents in May 2020

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

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

LocationCrime Incidents
Mayhill (1.24 miles)621
Cwmdu (1.24 miles)563
Abertawe (Swansea) (1.24 miles)563
Landore (0.88 miles)513
Manselton (0.88 miles)513
Penlan367
Clase (0.88 miles)282
Tirdeunaw (0.88 miles)263
Port Mead (0.62 miles)245
Gendros (0.88 miles)222

7.2%
of Swansea residents were born outside of the UK, according to the 2011 Census



Most violent places near Penlan

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

LocationViolent Incidents
Cwmdu149
Abertawe (Swansea)149
Mayhill119
Landore112
Manselton112
Penlan98
Clase82
Port Mead71
Tirdeunaw69
Gendros65

Last updated: July 6, 2020
Information provided by data.police.uk
Published under the Open Government Licence v3.0


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