Crime in Mid Glamorgan

Mid Glamorgan is the 29th most dangerous county in England, Wales, and Northern Ireland. The overall crime rate in Mid Glamorgan in 2020 was 69 crimes per 1,000 people, and the most common crimes were violence and sexual offences, which happened to roughly every 31 out of 1,000 residents.

Out of all of Mid Glamorgan's larger towns and cities, Town is the most dangerous. The next most dangerous is Bridgend, and Pontypridd comes in as third most dangerous. There are safer parts of Mid Glamorgan, starting with Pont-y-clun which ranks as the safest area in Mid Glamorgan, followed up by Pencoed in second place, and Laleston in third place.

Crime Map of Mid Glamorgan

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Mid Glamorgan Crime Summary

CrimeCountRate
Anti-Social Behaviour15,50534.56
Bicycle Theft1140.25
Burglary1,2522.79
Criminal Damage and Arson3,4807.76
Drugs1,5223.39
Other Crime7361.64
Other Theft2,0354.54
Possession of Weapons1780.40
Public Order4,4169.84
Robbery720.16
Shoplifting1,6233.62
Theft From the Person1110.25
Vehicle Crime1,2312.74
Violence and Sexual Offences14,04131.30

Mid Glamorgan's Population Centres

NameTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference from Mid Glamorgan
Aberaman762758% more dangerous
Aberdare1,1788014% more dangerous
Brackla5954939% safer
Bridgend1,86112143% more dangerous
Coity Higher5736210% safer
Cornelly511672.1% safer
Cyfarthfa5807710% more dangerous
Garw Valley4706014% safer
Laleston4813690% safer
Llanharan3484166% safer
Llantrisant1,003638% safer
Llantwit Fardre7024553% safer
Maesteg1,3367610% more dangerous
Ogmore Valley530655% safer
Pencoed3383692% safer
Pont-y-clun20323196% safer
Pontypridd2,8548620% more dangerous
Porthcawl8695427% safer
Pyle4355622% safer
Tonyrefail7656015% safer
Town1,01612846% more dangerous
Treorchy4005232% safer

Crime Trends in Mid Glamorgan

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2017201820192020Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour25212035Getting worse
Bicycle Theft0.310.260.250.25Safer
Burglary4.74.33.52.8Safer
Criminal Damage and Arson9988Safer
Drugs2.52.82.83.4Getting worse
Other Crime1.81.71.91.6Safer
Other Theft7664.5Safer
Possession of Weapons0.310.350.380.40Getting worse
Public Order891010Getting worse
Robbery (inc. mugging)0.200.220.210.16Safer
Shoplifting665.03.6Safer
Theft From the Person (inc. pickpocketing)0.340.450.420.25Safer
Vehicle Crime4.73.93.42.7Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences27303431Getting worse

Last updated: 09 Apr 2021