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Crime and Safety in Llanishen

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Llanishen is among the top 5 safest small towns in South Glamorgan, and is among the top 5 safest overall out of South Glamorgan's 60 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Llanishen in 2021 was 0.28 crimes per 1,000 people. This compares similarly to South Glamorgan's overall crime rate, coming in 30371% lower than the South Glamorgan rate of 85 per 1,000 residents. For England, Wales, and Northern Ireland as a whole, Llanishen is among the top 10 safest small towns, and the 99th safest location out of all towns, cities, and villages.

The most common crimes in Llanishen are violence and sexual offences, with 4 offences during 2021, giving a crime rate of 0.23. This is 75% higher than 2020's figure of 1 offence and a difference of 0.17 from 2020's crime rate of 0.06. Llanishen's least common crime is vehicle crime, with 1 offence recorded in 2021, a decrease of 400% from 2020's figure of 5 crimes.

Llanishen 2022 Crime Scorecard

Top 5 Safest

Small Towns, South Glamorgan

26707% lower, regional crime rate

Wales

25911% lower, national crime rate

England, Wales & NI

Local Crime in Context

As of 2022, the crime rate in Llanishen is 26707% lower than Wales and 25911% lower than the England, Wales & Northern Ireland overall figure.

Llanishen Crime Map

Incidents mapped in Llanishen represent the time frame between April 2019 and March 2022. Each point on the map represents an area where crimes have been recorded locally.

Last updated: 11 May, 2022

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Historical Crime Rates for Llanishen

YearCrime Rate per
1,000 people
Total Crimes
20210.285
20200.407
20190.173
20180.407
20170.285
20160.061

Crime in Llanishen Compared To South Glamorgan

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Summary of Crimes in Llanishen This Year

 LlanishenSouth Glamorgan 
CrimeCountRateCountRateRate Difference
Vehicle Crime10.063,0386.07 10017% safer
Violence and Sexual Offences40.2315,98531.95 13791% safer

Llanishen Compared to Nearby Small Towns)

Small TownTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference
Llandaff00.00-
Fairwater00.00-
Cyncoed20.1675% safer
Llanrumney20.1765% safer
Llanishen50.28-
Butetown90.6456% more dangerous
Canton120.7965% more dangerous
Splott110.8165% more dangerous
Whitchurch151.0273% more dangerous
Riverside151.0674% more dangerous

Crime Over Time in Llanishen

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Recent Crimes in Llanishen

DateCrime TypeLocationOutcome
October 2021Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Sports/Recreation AreaInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
October 2021Vehicle crimeOn or near Sports/Recreation AreaInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
November 2020Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Sports/Recreation AreaUnable to prosecute suspect
July 2020Vehicle crimeOn or near Sports/Recreation AreaInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
June 2020Bicycle theftOn or near Sports/Recreation AreaInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
January 2020Vehicle crimeOn or near Sports/Recreation AreaInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
January 2020Vehicle crimeOn or near Sports/Recreation AreaInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
January 2020Vehicle crimeOn or near Sports/Recreation AreaInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
January 2020Vehicle crimeOn or near Sports/Recreation AreaInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
May 2019Public orderOn or near Sports/Recreation AreaInvestigation complete; no suspect identified

Llanishen Crime Trends

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2018201920202021Trend
Vehicle Crime--0.280.06 Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences--0.060.23 Getting worse

Changes In Llanishen's Crime Rates Over Time

Comparing Llanishen to the UK's Major Cities

Small TownCrime RateRate Difference
Llanishen0.28-
Coventry39.9399% more dangerous
Birmingham49.6099% more dangerous
Barnet67.08100% more dangerous
Croydon82.48100% more dangerous
Sheffield90.03100% more dangerous
Bristol90.52100% more dangerous
Leicester111.59100% more dangerous
Liverpool123.06100% more dangerous
Bradford132.28100% more dangerous
Leeds150.94100% more dangerous

Frequently Asked Questions About Crime in Llanishen

What police force serves Llanishen?
Llanishen's local territorial police force is the South Wales Police.

How dangerous is Llanishen?
Llanishen is among the top 5 safest small towns in South Glamorgan.

What is Llanishen's most common crime?
The most common crimes in Llanishen are violence and sexual offences.

What is the least common crime in Llanishen?
Llanishen's least common crime is vehicle crime.

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