This map uses open data to show you the safest places to park your car


The UK’s Co-Op Insurance wants you to be able to park your car without it getting stolen. The best way to accomplish that is to make an informed decision about where is safe. With that in mind, it’s released a new web-based tool called Park Smart, which uses open data published by the Home Office, in order to show you car-crime hotspots. The data covers England, Northern Ireland, and Wales, the period from November 2016 to April 2017, and is regularly updated. Unfortunately, there’s no data for Scotland. As you might expect, large cities experience more car crime than small…

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from UK – The Next Web https://thenextweb.com/insider/2017/07/25/map-uses-open-data-show-safest-places-park-car/

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