An interactive map combining information about house prices, crime, and population data.
UK Crime Map
An app that allows users to search crime by postcode or current location. Crime for that area and period is plotted on a Google map.
Crime Mapper is an Android app that lets you view crimes reported in your area based on public data from UK police forces.
City Context wraps crime data under a nice, easy to use JSON endpoint, to enrich property listings easily. It also provides a variety of public data about education, demographics, green areas and more.
A website designed to give people a unique insight into areas and locations showing crime trends, property details and school performance statistics. These are all ranked to enable a simple comparison between locations.
UK Crime Dashboard
Visualize all UK crime reports from the full public crime database with detailed statistics, by date range and over all districts on the same map.
A tool that lists crime by type and rate based on your postcode or GPS location.
Data North Yorkshire
Data North Yorkshire is maintained by a partnership of local authorities and organisations to become more open with their data.
The site is a catalogue of data for anyone to use, in any way you want. You are able to search for, preview and download data from a wide range of providers on a number of different themes including crime.
An open source iOS SDK for accessing the UK's Police open data.
A .NET API wrapper for the Police UK API.
My Legal Places
From police stations to law courts, Citizens Advice Bureau to Community Legal Offices - the application identifies your nearest key service, pinpoints it on a map, and provides you with full contact details, that can be saved and added to your favourites.
Asbostor gives you access to the latest crime data in your vicinity. See how many, and what kind of crimes were committed around you.
A mobile friendly website that offers an instant overview of a given area including, amongst other things, restaurant hygiene scores and local crime statistics going back to 2010.
UK Crime Statistics
An app that uses the UK crime data to display and compare statistics between postcodes, universities and football stadiums.
Local Crime Map
This app displays a map of the most recent crimes in a given location. This allows you to quickly see the type and level of local crimes. Twelve months of historical data are also displayed, showing the trend over the year.
The calendar can also be investigated to show the crime levels and locations for each month.
Beat the Burglar
Keep track of your home security with 'Beat the Burglar' by Evander. Answer a few simpl questions and you'll get a customised report with helpful recommendations to improve your home security.
Evander analyse official crime data, taking into account your local neighbourhood risk factors, to assess whether your home is at risk. If the report suggests your home is at risk you can request a callback from Evander for a professional evaluation.
Available for iPhone and iPod.
Ever wondered what crimes are going on around you? Looking to buy a house and want information on how safe the neighbourhood is? Just interested in what is going on around you or want to connect with your local Police Force? Well, this is the App for you!
Crime Sounds gives you a sense of crime around your current location by enhancing your hearing with a cinematic “soundscape”.
All crimes within a range of 50 meters are used to generate a specific soundtrack. The volume of four different instruments is controlled by the category and the amount of crimes within the close range, all other crimes are muted. Crime Sounds accesses all crime data published by the UK Police forces for England and Wales.
Crime Locator is a free Samsung bada application that allows the user to find crime scene locations near their current position all around England and Wales. Having this information the user can pick a safe location to leave their car or choose the safe path to walk home by night.
The application can work in automatic mode, in which crime scene locations are downloaded without interaction when the user moves further than 1 mile from previous location. Alternatively, the crime scenes location can be downloaded via the menu.
Available for Samsung bada devices running OS version 1.2+
Searching for a new house is never easy, especially if you're moving to a new area which you know nothing about, but FINDaPAD brings together all Estate Agents listings in your chosen area, making the process a whole lot easier.
FINDaPAD is quick and easy to use, simply enter a post code, place name or even use your phone's location to find out all you need to know. From local amenities such as doctor's surgeries, pubs and restaurants to local crime statistics and house price trends, it's all in one app.
There's also a route planner to get you from where you are now to your chosen property, using your phone.
Surrey Police Beat
Surrey Police notches up a UK – if not world – first with the launch of a trailblazing mobile phone application enabling users to engage with their local neighbourhood teams.
The interactive smart phone app allows people to see on a map what their Safer Neighbourhood officers are working on as well as giving them the opportunity to vote on their policing priorities. Among a whole host of other features, users will also be able to find details about their local neighbourhood officers and how to contact them along with information about local events.
Following a successful trial by police staff and officers in Runnymede, the app is now available for free public download from the Apple iPhone App Store and will soon be available on the Google Android market. It can currently only be used in the pilot area but a County wide roll out will follow.
Imagine if you could see reported crimes that have happened around you recently! The Crime Finder iPhone application uses the latest crime statistics and Augmented Reality to give you a visual sense of crime all around you.
Using the GPS, camera and compass on your phone, it gives you a view of your surroundings in real-time whilst overlaying crime incidents for streets in England and Wales using a colourful key of icons.
Available for iPhone, iPod and iPad.
Crime Map UK
A free iPhone and iPad app showing where crime and anti-social behaviour is occurring. Browse the map to determine crime hot spots and safe areas. Zoom in get details of the specific crimes. See how your area compares to the national average.
Available for: iPhone, iPod and iPad.
Crime Spy UK
An iPhone application showing crime and neighbourhood information for your current location.
Available for iPhone, iPod and iPad.
A crime ranking platform for neighbourhoods, police forces and streets with maps, analysis and reports.
Answers questions like:
- Which of the 43 Police Forces has the highest or lowest crime rate in which month and how do they rank against one another?
- Where does my neighbourhood rank in the Neighbourhood Crime League table?
Developed by the Economic Policy Centre.
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