This visualization of crime data has been developed by Gianluca Correndo within the EnAKTing project funded by the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council under contract EP/G008493/1.

For any comment,feedback or further information, email

The application uses heatmap.js library to generate online the heatmaps. The maps are rendered using OpenLayer API with OpenStreetMap tiles (data distributed under CC-BY-SA license).

The reports of crimes are published monthly by the UK police via their portal, and made available under the Open Government License.

The location of schools within England and Wales has been provided by the Department for Education in the Edubase data set, while the locations of bus stops and railway stations have been published in the NAPTAN data set by the Department for Transport. Both data sets have been made available under the Open Government License.

UK Crime Heatmap