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Crime and Safety in Coedffranc

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Coedffranc is among the top 5 most dangerous small towns in West Glamorgan, and is among the top 20 most dangerous overall out of West Glamorgan's 67 towns, villages, and cities. The overall crime rate in Coedffranc in 2021 was 58 crimes per 1,000 people. This compares favourably to West Glamorgan's overall crime rate, coming in 24% lower than the West Glamorgan rate of 72 per 1,000 residents. For England, Wales, and Northern Ireland as a whole, Coedffranc is the 391st most dangerous small town, and the 2,420th most dangerous location out of all towns, cities, and villages.

In June 2021, Coedffranc was the worst small town in West Glamorgan for bicycle theft, with 2 crimes reported and a crime rate of 0.18 per 1,000 inhabitants. October 2021 was also a bad month for Coedffranc residents, when it was West Glamorgan's most dangerous small town for burglary, recording 4 crimes at a rate of 0.37 per 1,000 residents. Coedffranc recorded 12 reports of drugs during May 2021, making its crime rate of 1.1 the worst small town for drugs in West Glamorgan that month.

The most common crimes in Coedffranc are violence and sexual offences, with 261 offences during 2021, giving a crime rate of 24. This is 32% lower than 2020's figure of 345 offences and a difference of 7.69 from 2020's crime rate of 32. Coedffranc's least common crime is robbery, with 3 offences recorded in 2021, an increase of 33% from 2020's figure of 2 crimes.

Coedffranc 2022 Crime Scorecard

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Small Towns, West Glamorgan

29% lower, regional crime rate

Wales

32% lower, national crime rate

England, Wales & NI

Local Crime in Context

As of 2022, the crime rate in Coedffranc is 29% lower than Wales and 32% lower than the England, Wales & Northern Ireland overall figure.

Coedffranc Crime Rate Over Time

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Coedffranc Crime Map

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

Last updated: 02 Jun, 2022

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Historical Crime Rates for Coedffranc

YearCrime Rate per
1,000 people
Total Crimes
202158633
202073795
201966716
201863684
201757623
201652566

Crime in Coedffranc Compared To West Glamorgan

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Summary of Crimes in Coedffranc This Year

 CoedffrancWest Glamorgan 
CrimeCountRateCountRateRate Difference
Anti-Social Behaviour17415.9310,50326.91 69% safer
Bicycle Theft90.822240.57 30% more dangerous
Burglary333.021,1152.86 5% more dangerous
Criminal Damage and Arson746.783,1808.15 20% safer
Drugs383.481,2923.31 4.9% more dangerous
Other Crime100.925441.39 51% safer
Other Theft565.131,9294.94 3.7% more dangerous
Possession of Weapons60.551910.49 11% more dangerous
Public Order908.244,11010.53 28% safer
Robbery30.271460.37 37% safer
Shoplifting60.551,3643.49 535% safer
Theft From the Person30.271820.47 74% safer
Vehicle Crime444.031,4513.72 8% more dangerous
Violence and Sexual Offences26123.9012,32031.56 32% safer

Coedffranc Compared to Nearby Small Towns)

Small TownTotal CrimesCrime RateRate Difference
Castle1417.88636% safer
Birchgrove9611.90387% safer
Llwchwr30932.3679% safer
Blaenhonddan42535.4863% safer
Clydach36147.0223% safer
Coedffranc63357.97-
Gorseinon66770.4018% more dangerous
Cockett1,13481.9029% more dangerous
Neath2,034105.0845% more dangerous

Crime Over Time in Coedffranc

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Recent Crimes in Coedffranc

DateCrime TypeLocationOutcome
April 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Jubilee CrescentInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022ShopliftingOn or near Parking AreaInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Petrol StationInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Prettyman DriveUnable to prosecute suspect
April 2022Other theftOn or near Pen-Yr-Alley AvenueInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Bicycle theftOn or near Elba CrescentInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Man DyneforInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Heol PentwynInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Violence and sexual offencesOn or near Cardonnel RoadInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022DrugsOn or near Elba CrescentLocal resolution
April 2022Public orderOn or near Stanley RoadInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Siding TerraceInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Pen-Y-BrynInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Woodland CloseInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Public orderOn or near Bosworth RoadUnable to prosecute suspect
April 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Siding TerraceInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022ShopliftingOn or near Parking AreaInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
April 2022Vehicle crimeOn or near Tank Farm RoadInvestigation complete; no suspect identified
March 2022Criminal damage and arsonOn or near Francis StreetUnable to prosecute suspect
March 2022Other theftOn or near Heol ComptonInvestigation complete; no suspect identified

Coedffranc Crime Trends

 Crime Rate Per 1,000 Residents 
Crime2018201920202021Trend
Anti-Social Behaviour10102716 Getting worse
Bicycle Theft1.50.730.820.82 Safer
Burglary754.03.0 Safer
Criminal Damage and Arson8887 Safer
Drugs0.642.553.5 Getting worse
Other Crime0.921.51.80.92 Safer
Other Theft8975 Safer
Possession of Weapons0.180.090.370.55 Getting worse
Public Order54.498 Getting worse
Robbery (inc. mugging)0.090.090.180.27 Getting worse
Shoplifting2.82.50.820.55 Safer
Theft From the Person (inc. pickpocketing)0.270.370.090.27 Getting worse
Vehicle Crime794.04.0 Safer
Violence and Sexual Offences21223224 Getting worse

Changes In Coedffranc's Crime Rates Over Time

Offences in Coedffranc's Green Spaces

We only display green spaces in Coedffranc that are named, and have had crimes recorded within their boundaries during 2021.

NameASBDrugsPublic OrderRobberyVSOAll OthersCrimes per Hectare
The Park4---1101.3

Comparing Coedffranc to the UK's Major Cities

Small TownCrime RateRate Difference
Coedffranc57.97-
Barnet67.0814% more dangerous
Croydon82.4830% more dangerous
Sheffield90.0536% more dangerous
Bristol90.5236% more dangerous
Coventry102.2443% more dangerous
Leicester111.5948% more dangerous
Liverpool123.0653% more dangerous
Birmingham129.6455% more dangerous
Bradford132.2856% more dangerous
Leeds150.9462% more dangerous

Crime in Coedffranc's Neighbourhoods

NeighbourhoodCrime CountCrime RateDanger Rank
Skewen & Jersey Marine63358First

Crime in Coedffranc During Coronavirus Lockdowns

Looking at the months the UK was in lockdown in 2020 due to Covid-19, how did crime rates in Coedffranc change compared to the same month in 2019? The biggest increase in lockdown crime came in October, when Coedffranc saw a 1,250% increase in anti-social behaviour. Coedffranc saw a large fall in vehicle crime during August, when it fell by 89% compared to August in 2019.

CrimeMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Anti-Social Behaviour-76%+536%+267%+720%+217%+57%+163%+1,250%+125%+260%
Bicycle Theft----------
Burglary+67%-40%+400%-17%-50%+700%-60%-50%-60%-83%
Criminal Damage and Arson+29%+29%+100%-71%-33%-43%+225%+86%-33%-50%
Drugs+100%+900%-+125%--50%-+75%-+50%
Other Crime+100%+33%-50%-+200%-----50%
Other Theft-45%+13%-67%-78%+50%+100%-60%-64%--14%
Possession of Weapons----------
Public Order+25%+167%-38%+57%+33%+467%+75%+100%+17%+700%
Robbery----------
Shoplifting---75%--50%-67%----
Theft From the Person----------
Vehicle Crime-75%-60%-50%-64%-50%-89%+1,000%-88%+60%+50%
Violence and Sexual Offences+300%+27%+42%+48%+19%+15%-9%+67%+28%+16%

Frequently Asked Questions About Crime in Coedffranc

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

How dangerous is Coedffranc?
Coedffranc is among the top 5 most dangerous small towns in West Glamorgan.

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

What is the least common crime in Coedffranc?
Coedffranc's least common crime is robbery (inc. mugging).

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