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


Crime rate legend:
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 Low (50 - 199)
 Average (200 - 449)
 High (450 - 1000)
 Very high (> 1000)
Crime rates in Hempstead by year

Type

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2002

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

Murders
(per 100,000)
13
(22.9)
4
(7.0)
5
(9.4)
4
(7.5)
4
(7.6)
7
(13.4)
10
(19.4)
6
(11.1)
12
(22.5)
8
(14.8)
9
(16.6)
10
(18.1)
8
(14.4)
6
(10.7)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
17
(30.0)
10
(17.5)
12
(22.5)
16
(30.1)
10
(18.9)
12
(22.9)
10
(19.4)
9
(16.7)
3
(5.6)
10
(18.5)
9
(16.6)
3
(5.4)
0
(0.0)
8
(14.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
150
(264.7)
177
(310.0)
146
(274.1)
210
(394.6)
181
(341.7)
141
(268.9)
192
(372.0)
254
(470.4)
218
(407.9)
207
(382.4)
207
(380.7)
204
(369.6)
248
(445.1)
175
(312.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
197
(347.7)
201
(352.1)
156
(292.9)
165
(310.0)
131
(247.3)
175
(333.8)
129
(249.9)
213
(394.5)
219
(409.8)
214
(395.3)
239
(439.5)
216
(391.3)
221
(396.6)
214
(382.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
184
(324.8)
122
(213.7)
199
(373.6)
204
(383.3)
220
(415.3)
194
(370.0)
197
(381.7)
199
(368.5)
304
(568.8)
295
(545.0)
217
(399.0)
206
(373.2)
201
(360.7)
164
(293.2)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
451
(796.0)
512
(896.8)
636
(1,194.1)
565
(1,061.6)
551
(1,040.2)
497
(947.9)
469
(908.7)
646
(1,196.4)
613
(1,147.0)
600
(1,108.4)
636
(1,169.5)
630
(1,141.3)
607
(1,089.3)
456
(815.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
385
(679.5)
429
(751.4)
339
(636.5)
316
(593.8)
179
(337.9)
218
(415.8)
231
(447.6)
229
(424.1)
134
(250.7)
154
(284.5)
139
(255.6)
122
(221.0)
157
(281.8)
97
(173.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
6
(10.6)
N/AN/AN/A3
(5.7)
6
(11.4)
16
(31.0)
10
(18.5)
8
(15.0)
8
(14.8)
4
(7.4)
2
(3.6)
3
(5.4)
4
(7.2)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.1)338.7312.4302.4336.3279.9289.5314.7363.2359.5343.4343.6319.2332.9270.3

City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes and violent crime more heavily. 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 38 registered sex offenders living in Hempstead, New York as of October 22, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Hempstead to the number of sex offenders is 20,131 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


See how dangerous Hempstead, NY is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Hempstead:

270.3
Freeport:

155.4
Garden City:

51.5
Rockville Centre:

48.8
Malverne:

14.5
Lynbrook:

51.0
Violent crime rate in 2015
Hempstead:

383.5
U.S. Average:

207.7

Violent crime rate in 2014
Hempstead:

449.6
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Hempstead:

422.1
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Hempstead:

459.7
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Hempstead:

436.9
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Hempstead:

459.4
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Hempstead:

471.3
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Hempstead:

369.1
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Hempstead:

350.9
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Hempstead:

328.5
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Hempstead:

397.4
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Hempstead:

324.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2002
Hempstead:

374.6
U.S. Average:

272.2

Violent crime rate in 2001
Hempstead:

394.8
U.S. Average:

276.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Hempstead:

125.4
U.S. Average:

220.1

Property crime rate in 2014
Hempstead:

168.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Hempstead:

164.9
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Hempstead:

176.6
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Hempstead:

207.1
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Hempstead:

208.7
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Hempstead:

197.1
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Hempstead:

188.9
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Hempstead:

183.8
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Hempstead:

185.8
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Hempstead:

218.8
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Hempstead:

229.9
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2002
Hempstead:

206.9
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
Hempstead:

213.5
U.S. Average:

337.2

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

City-data.com crime index


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Zip codes: 11550.