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Crime rate in Cohoes, New York (NY): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Cohoes, NY compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Cohoes, NY

The 2019 crime rate in Cohoes, NY is 128 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.1 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 50.7% U.S. cities. The 2019 Cohoes crime rate fell by 10% compared to 2018. The number of homicides stood at 2 - an increase of 1 compared to 2018. In the last 5 years Cohoes has seen increasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Cohoes, NY is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Cohoes:

127.5
Green Island:

225.2
Troy:

309.3
Watervliet:

217.1
Menands:

132.8
North Greenbush:

76.6
Colonie:

125.8
Albany:

355.7
Rensselaer:

79.3
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Cohoes by year

Type

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(5.9)
2
(12.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(13.2)
1
(6.7)
3
(20.0)
4
(26.7)
1
(6.7)
1
(6.2)
4
(24.7)
1
(6.2)
4
(24.7)
8
(49.3)
3
(18.1)
6
(35.3)
5
(29.4)
5
(29.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
5
(33.1)
4
(26.8)
6
(39.9)
12
(80.1)
11
(73.9)
11
(67.7)
8
(49.3)
11
(68.0)
12
(74.1)
10
(61.6)
6
(36.1)
12
(70.6)
9
(53.0)
3
(17.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
43
(284.3)
63
(421.6)
52
(345.9)
35
(233.8)
28
(188.1)
23
(141.6)
31
(191.1)
14
(86.5)
26
(160.5)
20
(123.3)
17
(102.3)
23
(135.2)
31
(182.6)
27
(161.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
55
(363.6)
44
(294.4)
42
(279.4)
93
(621.1)
92
(618.1)
109
(671.1)
91
(561.0)
65
(401.8)
51
(314.8)
47
(289.7)
39
(234.7)
37
(217.6)
25
(147.2)
14
(83.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
115
(760.3)
114
(762.8)
127
(844.9)
226
(1,509)
195
(1,310)
172
(1,059)
196
(1,208)
163
(1,007)
153
(944.3)
166
(1,023)
167
(1,005)
147
(864.3)
157
(924.7)
127
(759.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
17
(112.4)
13
(87.0)
20
(133.0)
18
(120.2)
15
(100.8)
14
(86.2)
10
(61.7)
15
(92.7)
21
(129.6)
17
(104.8)
18
(108.3)
16
(94.1)
13
(76.6)
12
(71.8)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(6.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.7)
1
(6.7)
1
(6.2)
N/AN/A7
(43.2)
0
(0.0)
1
(6.0)
4
(23.5)
1
(5.9)
1
(6.0)
City-Data.com crime index142.2155.8161.1205.6168.9149.8165.3118.5144.2152.2111.0133.8141.2127.5

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 270.6. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 27 registered sex offenders living in Cohoes, New York as of March 03, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Cohoes is 610 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2019
Cohoes:

143.6
U.S. Average:

205.8

Violent crime rate in 2018
Cohoes:

159.0
U.S. Average:

208.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Cohoes:

138.2
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Cohoes:

87.3
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Cohoes:

141.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Cohoes:

142.0
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Cohoes:

83.4
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Cohoes:

144.9
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Cohoes:

110.8
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Cohoes:

137.7
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Cohoes:

183.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Cohoes:

212.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Cohoes:

230.9
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Cohoes:

171.9
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Cohoes:

223.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Cohoes:

167.7
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Cohoes:

173.8
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Cohoes:

127.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2019
Cohoes:

65.5
U.S. Average:

178.6

Property crime rate in 2018
Cohoes:

87.2
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Cohoes:

100.8
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Cohoes:

113.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Cohoes:

124.8
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Cohoes:

129.6
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Cohoes:

144.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Cohoes:

181.9
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Cohoes:

200.1
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Cohoes:

204.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Cohoes:

217.7
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Cohoes:

118.1
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Cohoes:

110.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Cohoes:

127.6
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Cohoes:

103.4
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Cohoes:

105.7
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Cohoes:

128.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Cohoes:

104.7
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 2019, including police officers: 35 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.97
New York average:

2.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 39 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
New York average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 36 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
New York average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 37 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.99
New York average:

3.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 35 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.91
New York average:

2.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 36 (32 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
New York average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 37 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
New York average:

2.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 45 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.09
New York average:

2.95

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 45 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
New York average:

3.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 49 (36 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.40
New York average:

3.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 47 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.33
New York average:

3.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 48 (35 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
New York average:

3.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 46 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.13
New York average:

3.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 47 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.19
New York average:

3.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 46 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.13
New York average:

3.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 47 (34 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.19
New York average:

3.01

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Cohoes, NY
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 12047.