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Crime rate in Gallup, 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 Gallup, NM compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Gallup, NM

The 2018 crime rate in Gallup, NM was 748 (City-Data.com crime index), which was 2.7 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 98.8% of U.S. cities. The 2018 Gallup crime rate is about the same compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 1. In the last 5 years Gallup has seen a decrease in violent crime and in property crime.
See how dangerous Gallup, NM is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Gallup:

747.9
Milan:

50.2
Grants:

155.4
St. Johns:

237.9
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Gallup by year

Type

2005

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(5.0)
7
(36.5)
1
(5.4)
2
(10.0)
2
(10.1)
1
(4.6)
7
(31.3)
5
(22.5)
3
(13.4)
1
(4.4)
1
(4.3)
1
(4.4)
1
(4.5)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
20
(100.1)
20
(104.4)
24
(128.7)
34
(170.7)
29
(146.3)
27
(123.2)
36
(161.0)
37
(166.7)
25
(111.8)
20
(88.4)
22
(93.5)
20
(87.7)
18
(81.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
50
(250.3)
35
(182.7)
34
(182.4)
46
(231.0)
56
(282.5)
51
(232.7)
57
(254.9)
65
(292.9)
78
(348.9)
86
(380.1)
80
(340.0)
87
(381.3)
65
(295.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
268
(1,342)
210
(1,096)
235
(1,261)
297
(1,491)
277
(1,397)
261
(1,191)
319
(1,426)
356
(1,604)
374
(1,673)
245
(1,083)
303
(1,288)
244
(1,069)
254
(1,156)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
266
(1,332)
185
(965.6)
238
(1,277)
206
(1,034)
250
(1,261)
297
(1,355)
380
(1,699)
372
(1,676)
364
(1,628)
323
(1,428)
282
(1,199)
256
(1,122)
351
(1,597)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,487
(7,444)
955
(4,984)
1,096
(5,879)
982
(4,931)
1,178
(5,942)
1,411
(6,437)
1,466
(6,555)
1,790
(8,066)
1,893
(8,466)
1,615
(7,139)
1,231
(5,232)
1,046
(4,585)
1,000
(4,550)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
122
(610.8)
120
(626.3)
102
(547.2)
116
(582.4)
118
(595.2)
106
(483.6)
99
(442.7)
125
(563.3)
108
(483.0)
131
(579.1)
135
(573.8)
191
(837.2)
164
(746.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(20.0)
7
(36.5)
1
(5.4)
5
(25.1)
6
(30.3)
1
(4.6)
12
(53.7)
2
(9.0)
2
(8.9)
8
(35.4)
N/AN/AN/A
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)873.4747.7788.9840.4875.0806.6969.61072.21046.7842.0782.0736.1747.9

The City-Data.com crime rate weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. 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 35 registered sex offenders living in Gallup, New Mexico as of May 31, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Gallup is 643 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Gallup:

816.7
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Gallup:

821.8
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Gallup:

915.9
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Gallup:

828.8
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Gallup:

1,149.4
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Gallup:

1,160.3
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Gallup:

1,064.2
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Gallup:

843.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Gallup:

1,006.3
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Gallup:

1,051.9
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Gallup:

861.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Gallup:

816.8
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2005
Gallup:

906.1
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Gallup:

680.1
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Gallup:

725.7
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Gallup:

784.7
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Gallup:

658.8
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Gallup:

579.2
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Gallup:

587.4
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Gallup:

729.3
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Gallup:

821.4
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Gallup:

823.0
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Gallup:

734.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Gallup:

665.3
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Gallup:

638.6
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Gallup:

540.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Gallup:

631.4
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Gallup:

536.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2005
Gallup:

730.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Gallup:

559.7
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Gallup:

634.3
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Gallup:

575.8
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: 79 (63 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.87
New Mexico average:

1.29

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 81 (66 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.89
New Mexico average:

1.42

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 70 (56 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.38
New Mexico average:

2.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 80 (63 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.82
New Mexico average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 75 (58 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.59
New Mexico average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 73 (59 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.69
New Mexico average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 75 (59 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.98
New Mexico average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 82 (61 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.06
New Mexico average:

2.29

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 93 (62 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.33
New Mexico average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 71 (50 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.61
New Mexico average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 81 (64 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.17
New Mexico average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 90 (55 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.72
New Mexico average:

2.28

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

Zip codes: 87305.