Newport News, Virginia 

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Crime in Newport News, Virginia

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

Newport News violent crime is 20.3. (The US average is 22.7)
Newport News property crime is 44.3. (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



Newport News, VA Crime History

*Closest City
Year Violent Murder Rape Robbery Assault Property Burglary Larceny Auto
2000726.310.851.5242.8421.14670.5791.33226.1653.1
2001724.316.453244.94104624.2824.43164.1635.8
2002727.810.857.1226.3433.74625881.43078.8664.8
2003686.314.851.5213.14073006.6536.8
2004752.29.356.7285.1401.24241.9787.12946.8508
2005779.810.855.8293.7419.44452.2796.63190.1465.5
2006782.610.560260.3451.94170.8914.22840416.6
2007692.215.851.3288.9336.24160892.12890.5377.4
2008692.6940.9285.5357.24121818.83021.7280.4
2010488.210.242.5187.5247.93359.2638.82498.1222.3
2011462.18.228.4212.2213.33303.3598.22511194.1
2012415.21127.5149.2227.43151566.72440.1144.3
20134398.330.9135.92643082.7547.32345.4190
2014429.313.739.5127.2248.93033.9503.42352.3178.2
2015433.414.247.5133.4238.33052.3506.62325.5220.2
2016466.816.539.1148.1263.13070.9496.52255.1319.2
2017499.113.251.2131.5303.23041.7456.22317.1268.5
201852713.449.8104.6359.22880.3387.72216.1276.4
2019595.513.536.192.5453.42528.8283.72053.4191.7



Crime in Nearby Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Smithfield, VA200.41,767.88,48592019
Hampton, VA295.12,999.1133,173132019
Poquoson, VA189.7750.512,126132019
Williamsburg, VA147.01,316.414,965172019
Portsmouth, VA945.85,861.293,991182019



Crime in Similar Size Cities

City Violent
per 100k
Property
per 100k
Pop. Miles Data
Year
Hampton, VA295.12,999.1133,173132019
Norfolk, VA545.73,461.5242,813192019
Chesapeake, VA456.32,273.5243,726302019
Richmond, VA462.93,499.5230,721612019
Alexandria, VA177.51,551.2162,2581242019


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





Reviews for Newport News    35 Reviews

Not Horrible, but not great either - 7/9/2018
Reading a lot of other reviews here I can agree and understand a lot of the negative sentiment. NPN has some crime. Just about as much as any other place from what I've... Read More

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not that bad - 12/19/2016
Its not that bad here. I moved here from the actual city of Chicago and not the suburbs. Believe me I have seen my share of violence. My senior and junior year I had... Read More

Of all the places I have lived and visited, this i - 5/1/2016
Look I am not gonna sit here and just bash on Newport News because the peak of my childhood happened here, that is, before it turned into the Compton of the East Coast. ... Read More


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