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Revealed: Wigan's most antisocial areas - according to the police

The worst hotspots for reports of ASB in Wigan have been revealed.


Data released by the Police.uk website tracks the number of reports of anti social behaviour incidents across the borough. This data is based on the latest available information, which tracks reports of ASB for December 2018 in each area. There were a total of 375 reports of antisocial behaviour. The areas are based on policing districts rather than specific towns or areas. For example, Marsh Green falls under the Pemberton policing area, and Platt Bridge comes under Abram. Images used are for illustrative purposes.

The Pemberton district, which covers areas like Marsh Green, had 26 reports of ASB.

5. Pemberton - 26

The Pemberton district, which covers areas like Marsh Green, had 26 reports of ASB.
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Atherton (pictured) and Ince both had 25 incidents of ASB reported in the same month.

6. Atherton - 25

Atherton (pictured) and Ince both had 25 incidents of ASB reported in the same month.
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23 reports of antisocial behaviour in Hindley.

7. Hindley - 23

23 reports of antisocial behaviour in Hindley.
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19 reports of ASB in Tyldesley, which included Elliott Street (pictured).

8. Tyldesley - 19

19 reports of ASB in Tyldesley, which included Elliott Street (pictured).
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