Crime and Safety in Anglesey

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Anglesey is the safest small town in Staffordshire, and is the second safest overall out of Staffordshire's 197 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Anglesey in 2017 was 0.12 crimes per 1,000 people. This compares similarly to Staffordshire's overall crime rate, coming in 51850% lower than the Staffordshire rate of 62 per 1,000 residents. For England, Wales, and Northern Ireland as a whole, Anglesey is the second safest small town, and the 95th safest location out of all towns, cities, and villages.

The most common crime in Anglesey is other theft, with 1 offence during 2017, giving a crime rate of 0.12. Anglesey's least common crime is other theft, with 1 offence recorded in 2017.

Anglesey 2022 Crime Scorecard


Small Towns, Staffordshire

58417% lower, regional crime rate

West Midlands

63592% lower, national crime rate

England, Wales & NI

Local Crime in Context

As of 2022, the crime rate in Anglesey is 58417% lower than the West Midlands and 63592% lower than the England, Wales & Northern Ireland overall figure.

Anglesey Crime Map

Incidents mapped in Anglesey 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 Anglesey

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Crime in Anglesey Compared To Staffordshire

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Summary of Crimes in Anglesey This Year

CrimeCountRateCountRateRate Difference
Other Theft10.127,9907.04 5767% safer

Anglesey Compared to Nearby Small Towns)

Small TownTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference
Winshill50.5879% more dangerous
Hednesford140.7784% more dangerous
Stretton151.7193% more dangerous
Heath Hayes and Wimblebury271.9494% more dangerous
Perton393.7097% more dangerous

Crime Over Time in Anglesey

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Anglesey Crime Trends

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Other Theft---0.12No change

Changes In Anglesey's Crime Rates Over Time

Comparing Anglesey to the UK's Major Cities

Small TownCrime RateRate Difference
Coventry65.28100% more dangerous
Barnet65.30100% more dangerous
Croydon75.97100% more dangerous
Birmingham83.05100% more dangerous
Sheffield91.89100% more dangerous
Bristol92.78100% more dangerous
Leicester99.16100% more dangerous
Liverpool100.04100% more dangerous
Bradford121.78100% more dangerous
Leeds137.31100% more dangerous

Frequently Asked Questions About Crime in Anglesey

What police force serves Anglesey?
Anglesey's local territorial police force is the Staffordshire Police.

How dangerous is Anglesey?
Anglesey is the safest small town in Staffordshire.

What is Anglesey's most common crime?
The most common crime in Anglesey is other theft.

What is the least common crime in Anglesey?
Anglesey's least common crime is other theft.

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