Crime in Neath Port Talbot

Neath Port Talbot is the 57th safest county in England and Wales. The overall crime rate in Neath Port Talbot in 2020 was 58 crimes per 1,000 people, and the most common crimes were violence and sexual offences, which happened to roughly every 27 out of 1,000 residents.

Out of all of Neath Port Talbot's larger towns and cities, Neath is the most dangerous. The next most dangerous is Coedffranc, and Blaenhonddan comes in as third most dangerous.

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Neath Port Talbot Crime Summary

CrimeCountRate
Anti-Social Behaviour4,14927.71
Bicycle Theft760.51
Burglary4302.87
Criminal Damage and Arson1,0106.75
Drugs3082.06
Other Crime1921.28
Other Theft6324.22
Possession of Weapons700.47
Public Order1,2378.26
Robbery340.23
Shoplifting3382.26
Theft From the Person290.19
Vehicle Crime3562.38
Violence and Sexual Offences3,98126.59

Neath Port Talbot's Population Centres

 Total CrimesCrime RateRate Difference from Neath Port Talbot
Blaenhonddan3813283% safer
Coedffranc7346714% more dangerous
Neath1,6918734% more dangerous

Crime Trends in Neath Port Talbot

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2017201820192020Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour20181628Getting worse
Bicycle Theft0.520.620.460.51Safer
Burglary4.53.83.82.9Safer
Criminal Damage and Arson9887Safer
Drugs1.71.91.92.1Getting worse
Other Crime1.51.21.31.3Safer
Other Theft5554.2Safer
Possession of Weapons0.340.350.310.47Getting worse
Public Order6778Getting worse
Robbery0.150.170.170.23Getting worse
Shoplifting4.83.94.02.3Safer
Theft From the Person0.420.430.410.19Safer
Vehicle Crime3.83.84.32.4Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences22262927Getting worse

Last updated: 18 Feb 2021