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Crime rate in Henderson, Nevada (NV): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Henderson, NV compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Henderson, NV

The 2018 crime rate in Henderson, NV is 163 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.7 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 58.7% U.S. cities. The 2018 Henderson crime rate rose by 1% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 15 - an increase of 5 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Henderson has seen increasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Henderson, NV is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Henderson:

163.3
Boulder City:

85.2
North Las Vegas:

391.5
Las Vegas:

363.9
Bullhead City:

300.1
Mesquite:

158.3
Kingman:

284.5
Needles:

538.0
Santa Clara:

106.2
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Henderson by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
9
(3.9)
5
(2.1)
9
(3.6)
5
(2.0)
4
(1.5)
8
(3.0)
2
(0.8)
4
(1.5)
8
(3.0)
3
(1.1)
4
(1.4)
10
(3.4)
10
(3.3)
15
(4.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
40
(17.2)
63
(26.3)
66
(26.3)
90
(35.1)
56
(21.4)
35
(13.2)
58
(22.3)
61
(23.2)
45
(16.8)
89
(32.5)
98
(34.7)
94
(32.2)
86
(28.7)
65
(21.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
133
(57.2)
237
(98.8)
227
(90.3)
212
(82.8)
257
(98.1)
189
(71.5)
197
(75.8)
172
(65.3)
160
(59.6)
165
(60.2)
180
(63.7)
235
(80.6)
240
(80.2)
217
(70.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
250
(107.5)
283
(118.0)
289
(115.0)
222
(86.7)
295
(112.6)
311
(117.7)
314
(120.8)
208
(78.9)
154
(57.4)
195
(71.1)
194
(68.7)
278
(95.3)
218
(72.8)
286
(92.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1,556
(669.1)
1,600
(666.9)
1,789
(712.0)
1,542
(602.1)
1,411
(538.8)
1,280
(484.3)
1,280
(492.5)
1,408
(534.4)
1,405
(523.8)
1,397
(509.6)
1,356
(479.9)
1,237
(424.2)
1,089
(363.9)
1,042
(336.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3,645
(1,567)
3,614
(1,506)
3,215
(1,280)
3,443
(1,344)
3,141
(1,199)
3,406
(1,289)
3,069
(1,181)
3,386
(1,285)
3,416
(1,274)
3,531
(1,288)
3,463
(1,226)
3,617
(1,240)
3,756
(1,255)
4,349
(1,405)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
1,453
(624.8)
1,460
(608.6)
1,289
(513.0)
829
(323.7)
619
(236.4)
510
(193.0)
428
(164.7)
501
(190.2)
537
(200.2)
495
(180.6)
530
(187.6)
630
(216.1)
641
(214.2)
681
(220.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
98
(42.1)
88
(36.7)
65
(25.9)
61
(23.8)
72
(27.5)
43
(16.3)
44
(16.9)
30
(11.4)
22
(8.2)
29
(10.6)
20
(7.1)
19
(6.5)
21
(7.0)
22
(7.1)
City-Data.com crime index219.7234.0220.3196.0176.7162.5161.2161.0152.4162.1161.0172.5161.1163.3

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.

- means the value is smaller than the state average.
- means the value is about the same as the state average.
- means the value is bigger than the state average.
- means the value is much bigger than the state average.



According to our research of Nevada and other state lists, there were 396 registered sex offenders living in Henderson, Nevada as of August 09, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Henderson is 740 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Henderson:

111.9
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Henderson:

111.9
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Henderson:

127.1
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Henderson:

103.7
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Henderson:

100.3
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Henderson:

81.3
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Henderson:

98.3
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Henderson:

122.2
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Henderson:

113.9
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Henderson:

129.8
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Henderson:

123.8
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Henderson:

136.1
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Henderson:

138.8
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Henderson:

107.3
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Henderson:

57.0
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Henderson:

63.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Henderson:

71.2
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Henderson:

170.6
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Henderson:

167.6
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Henderson:

179.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Henderson:

185.4
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Henderson:

193.4
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Henderson:

198.5
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Henderson:

199.7
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Henderson:

182.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Henderson:

190.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Henderson:

203.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Henderson:

236.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Henderson:

283.3
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Henderson:

300.0
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Henderson:

305.9
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Henderson:

151.8
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Henderson:

142.8
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Henderson:

150.4
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: 664 (380 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.23
Nevada average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 613 (364 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.22
Nevada average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 588 (350 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
Nevada average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 570 (334 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
Nevada average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 565 (329 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
Nevada average:

1.95

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 554 (327 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.22
Nevada average:

1.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 556 (328 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.24
Nevada average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 550 (336 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
Nevada average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 550 (346 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
Nevada average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 554 (360 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.37
Nevada average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 562 (371 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.45
Nevada average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 528 (354 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.41
Nevada average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 472 (321 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.83
Nevada average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 406 (295 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Nevada average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 398 (299 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.70
Nevada average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 387 (291 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.66
Nevada average:

2.09

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Henderson, NV
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 89002, 89011, 89012, 89014, 89015, 89074, 89120, 89122.