Preston resident Zoe Banks
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Resident: Crime-mapping website is 'ridiculous'

A new crime-mapping website for England and Wales crashed, as millions of people tried to log on.

The site shows residents how many offences have been reported in their neighbourhood.

Some people have complained the information is ''ridiculous'' and creates the wrong impression of the area.

The BBC's Lorna Gordon reports from a street in Preston which the website marked as the worst for crime.

  • 01 Feb 2011
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