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Crime rate in Bernalillo, New Mexico (NM): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Bernalillo, NM compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Bernalillo, NM

The 2018 crime rate in Bernalillo, NM is 414 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.5 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 92.0% U.S. cities. The 2018 Bernalillo crime rate fell by 9% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Bernalillo has seen increasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Bernalillo, NM is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Bernalillo:

413.6
Corrales:

32.3
Rio Rancho:

141.4
Albuquerque:

710.3
San Ysidro:

345.2
Edgewood:

225.3
Bosque Farms:

201.9
Jemez Springs:

82.5
Peralta:

157.6
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Bernalillo by year

Type

2008

2010

2011

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
3
(41.8)
1
(10.1)
1
(11.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(11.6)
2
(22.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(27.9)
2
(20.2)
3
(35.7)
5
(60.0)
4
(46.4)
3
(33.5)
3
(32.1)
6
(61.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
16
(222.9)
5
(50.6)
12
(142.6)
8
(96.0)
10
(116.0)
11
(123.0)
11
(117.6)
6
(61.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
134
(1,867)
116
(1,174)
123
(1,462)
66
(791.7)
58
(672.9)
70
(782.5)
65
(694.8)
98
(995.8)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
103
(1,435)
91
(921.2)
134
(1,593)
94
(1,128)
77
(893.4)
155
(1,733)
166
(1,774)
78
(792.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
139
(1,936)
221
(2,237)
218
(2,591)
265
(3,179)
241
(2,796)
173
(1,934)
210
(2,245)
174
(1,768)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
33
(459.7)
18
(182.2)
19
(225.8)
24
(287.9)
33
(382.9)
65
(726.6)
50
(534.5)
26
(264.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(27.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(23.8)
N/A2
(23.2)
N/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index760.7455.1620.7464.3434.7521.7456.7413.6

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 274.0. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of New Mexico and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Bernalillo, New Mexico as of July 11, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bernalillo is 743 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Bernalillo:

589.4
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Bernalillo:

438.3
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Bernalillo:

531.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Bernalillo:

464.1
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Bernalillo:

503.8
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2011
Bernalillo:

861.8
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Bernalillo:

653.0
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2008
Bernalillo:

1,156.1
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2002
Bernalillo:

0.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Bernalillo:

286.6
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Bernalillo:

547.3
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Bernalillo:

552.2
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Bernalillo:

375.9
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Bernalillo:

427.7
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2011
Bernalillo:

482.0
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Bernalillo:

323.4
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2008
Bernalillo:

452.7
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2002
Bernalillo:

149.3
U.S. Average:

336.9
Murders per 100,000 population
Rapes per 100,000 population
Robberies per 100,000 population
Assaults per 100,000 population
Burglaries per 100,000 population
Thefts per 100,000 population
Auto thefts per 100,000 population
Arson per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 24 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.13
New Mexico average:

1.29

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 25 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.35
New Mexico average:

1.42

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 23 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.35
New Mexico average:

2.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 22 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.24
New Mexico average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 23 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.38
New Mexico average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 22 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.92
New Mexico average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 24 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.19
New Mexico average:

2.29

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 24 (20 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.79
New Mexico average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 21 (18 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.50
New Mexico average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 17 (15 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
New Mexico average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 19 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.82
New Mexico average:

2.24

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Bernalillo, NM
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 87043, 87144.