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


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Crime rates in Mount Vernon by year

Type

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2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(2.9)
5
(7.3)
5
(7.3)
2
(2.9)
7
(10.2)
10
(14.7)
10
(14.6)
2
(2.9)
6
(8.9)
10
(14.7)
2
(2.9)
6
(8.8)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
13
(18.9)
21
(30.6)
9
(13.2)
14
(20.6)
10
(14.6)
10
(14.7)
10
(14.6)
12
(17.6)
9
(13.3)
14
(20.5)
7
(10.3)
29
(42.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
193
(280.8)
292
(426.1)
334
(488.2)
398
(584.4)
266
(389.0)
347
(511.7)
274
(399.0)
330
(484.7)
249
(368.4)
225
(330.2)
228
(334.9)
195
(284.9)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
194
(282.3)
226
(329.8)
283
(413.6)
305
(447.8)
317
(463.6)
300
(442.4)
370
(538.8)
334
(490.6)
394
(582.9)
364
(534.1)
317
(465.7)
260
(379.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
417
(606.7)
466
(679.9)
344
(502.8)
383
(562.4)
461
(674.2)
452
(666.6)
342
(498.0)
354
(520.0)
296
(437.9)
324
(475.4)
317
(465.7)
251
(366.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
924
(1,344.4)
1,072
(1,564.1)
1,084
(1,584.4)
1,124
(1,650.4)
1,200
(1,754.9)
1,102
(1,625.1)
1,140
(1,659.9)
1,052
(1,545.2)
1,012
(1,497.2)
886
(1,300.1)
972
(1,427.9)
695
(1,015.5)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
299
(435.0)
248
(361.9)
249
(363.9)
210
(308.3)
183
(267.6)
162
(238.9)
161
(234.4)
178
(261.5)
151
(223.4)
135
(198.1)
147
(216.0)
85
(124.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/A12
(17.6)
9
(13.2)
12
(17.7)
N/A5
(7.3)
5
(7.4)
N/AN/A0
(0.0)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.1)313.1397.9408.6446.3406.9442.9415.3409.3389.3377.4336.7309.3

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 2 registered sex offenders living in Mount Vernon, New York as of July 23, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Mount Vernon to the number of sex offenders is 33,948 to 1.


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

309.3
Pelham:

64.7
Pelham Manor:

118.3
Bronxville:

37.6
Yonkers:

177.7
New Rochelle:

132.8
Tuckahoe:

27.6
Larchmont:

71.7
Scarsdale:

41.1
Violent crime rate in 2014
Mount Vernon:

419.7
U.S. Average:

202.6

Violent crime rate in 2013
Mount Vernon:

445.5
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Mount Vernon:

515.7
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Mount Vernon:

542.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Mount Vernon:

546.8
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Mount Vernon:

548.3
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Mount Vernon:

557.7
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Mount Vernon:

493.6
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Mount Vernon:

580.4
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Mount Vernon:

512.0
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Mount Vernon:

452.6
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Mount Vernon:

327.6
U.S. Average:

262.6

Property crime rate in 2014
Mount Vernon:

152.7
U.S. Average:

232.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Mount Vernon:

210.7
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Mount Vernon:

203.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Mount Vernon:

209.6
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Mount Vernon:

235.8
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Mount Vernon:

232.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Mount Vernon:

267.9
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Mount Vernon:

281.0
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Mount Vernon:

258.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Mount Vernon:

250.7
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Mount Vernon:

287.2
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Mount Vernon:

271.5
U.S. Average:

334.1

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 240 (207 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.04
New York average:

3.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 229 (198 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.93
New York average:

3.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 224 (194 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.85
New York average:

3.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 231 (199 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.90
New York average:

3.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 231 (203 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.99
New York average:

3.39

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 230 (201 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.94
New York average:

3.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 210 (183 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.68
New York average:

3.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 192 (163 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.38
New York average:

3.34


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Mount Vernon

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Zip codes: 10550, 10552, 10553.