May’s official data has been published by the Home Office on its www.police.uk website. The number of reported crimes in the city centre for the same period is available here.
1. Asda, Leechmre Road
Twenty-six reports included 21 shoplifting cases and two public order complaints.
Photo: Stu Norton
2. Kayll Road
Nineteen reports included five thefts, five violence and sexual offences (classed together) and five public order cases.
3. Portobello Lane
Eighteen offences included six shoplifting offences and four bicycle thefts.
4. Nursery Close retail park
Seventeen reports included 10 shoplifting cases and four theft investigations.
Photo: Nursery Close retail park