Newark, New Jersey 

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Crime in Newark, New Jersey

Crime is ranked on a scale of 1 (low crime) to 100 (high crime)

Newark violent crime is 52.0. (The US average is 22.7)
Newark property crime is 39.4. (The US average is 35.4)

NOTE: Click on the links below to see charts for each crime category.
 Violent Crimes  - Murder  Rape  Robbery  Assault
 Property Crimes  - Burglary  Larceny  Auto Theft



Newark, NJ Crime History

*Closest City
Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto
20001505.321.334.9707.4741.657281017.127092001.9
20011391.132.633666659.55406925.22292.82188
20021143.323.331.5561.1527.45235.5806.72160.32268.4
2003980.429.130.5468.1452.74976.1818.91996.82160.5
20041024.53026.1480.6487.74716.3771.51876.72068.2
20051003.734.529.5444.7494.94525.7731.51769.72024.5
20061010.837.431458.6483.84078.7705.61558.31814.7
2007852.737.121.4393401.23806.4683.21565.21558
2008950.723.918.2495.7412.83484.8714.81428.21341.7
2009930.128.724.4472.4404.73159.7697.31354.21108.2
2010102932.128.2572.1396.63284.5687.61305.71291.1
20111166.333.820.9711400.63602861.71410.11330.3
20121154.534.419.7708.5391.93656.8768.71467.51420.6
201340.316.2874.4332.83222745.41436.51040.1
20141077.733.317.6688.6338.22851.26221365.1864.2
2016936.935.535.2474392.32241.3404.31083754
2017896.527.140.9377.2451.22395423.71128.1843.2
201873326.653.1244.1409.22010.2294.81001.6713.9
201961920.342.6226330.11641256.2837.2547.6



Crime in Nearby Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Harrison, NJ255.81,855.918,37422019
East Newark, NJ37.6901.92,66122019
Irvington, NJ518.21,880.354,03432019
Kearny, NJ130.71,599.941,31432019
East Orange, NJ428.31,392.564,20032019



Crime in Similar Size Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Jersey City, NJ522.71,903.9266,50862019
Buffalo, NY990.73,245.4255,6862842019
Virginia Beach, VA129.41,760.7449,0382902019
Pittsburgh, PA578.83,016.1302,5443052018
Cleveland, OH1,516.64,467.2381,8293942019


Visualize the relationship between violent and property crime in similar size cities.





Reviews for Newark    26 Reviews

Horrible city - 5/27/2021
Newark is straight garbage.... Read More

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Ironbound is crime ridden and police and politican - 8/8/2015
Newark's Ironbound is extremely dangerous, there is a lot of crime, the police are just good at hiding it. It usually doesn't happen on Ferry St., but does 1/2 block... Read More

Crime - 4/12/2013
I have worked and lived in Newark for 20 years. I raised 3 children. Two of my children went on to college, graudated with Accountant Degree and the other one in... Read More


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07105 07104 07107 07106 07103 07112 07108 07114 07102


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