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Crime rate in New Providence, New Jersey (NJ): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in New Providence, NJ compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in New Providence, NJ

The 2018 crime rate in New Providence, NJ is 23 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 12.1 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 7.8% U.S. cities. The 2018 New Providence crime rate rose by 18% compared to 2017. In the last 5 years New Providence has seen constant level of violent crime and increasing property crime.
See how dangerous New Providence, NJ is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
New Providence:

22.7
Woodland Park:

78.8
Berkeley Heights:

33.3
Summit:

43.6
Mountainside:

43.3
Chatham:

21.3
Madison:

29.1
Fanwood:

23.0
Springfield:

47.9
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in New Providence by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(8.3)
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)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(8.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.4)
1
(8.5)
1
(8.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.2)
1
(8.1)
1
(8.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
3
(25.0)
5
(42.0)
5
(42.2)
3
(25.4)
1
(8.4)
3
(24.7)
6
(49.1)
1
(8.1)
1
(8.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
8
(66.6)
19
(159.5)
26
(219.2)
23
(195.1)
4
(33.6)
30
(247.4)
11
(90.1)
17
(138.2)
24
(192.6)
8
(64.2)
7
(56.2)
4
(31.0)
7
(52.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
77
(641.3)
120
(1,007)
86
(725.0)
82
(695.5)
76
(638.4)
103
(849.4)
92
(753.4)
64
(520.4)
87
(698.1)
45
(361.2)
46
(369.2)
53
(410.7)
53
(399.0)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
7
(58.3)
1
(8.4)
3
(25.3)
0
(0.0)
2
(16.8)
0
(0.0)
4
(32.8)
4
(32.5)
1
(8.0)
3
(24.1)
3
(24.1)
1
(7.7)
5
(37.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(8.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(8.4)
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)
City-Data.com crime index63.360.557.349.133.456.251.337.252.520.923.019.222.7

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.



Violent crime rate in 2018
New Providence:

0.0
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
New Providence:

0.0
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
New Providence:

4.0
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
New Providence:

0.0
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2013
New Providence:

16.0
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
New Providence:

8.1
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
New Providence:

28.7
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
New Providence:

12.4
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
New Providence:

8.4
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
New Providence:

17.0
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
New Providence:

25.3
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
New Providence:

21.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
New Providence:

37.5
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
New Providence:

28.2
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
New Providence:

12.0
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
New Providence:

8.0
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
New Providence:

36.1
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
New Providence:

27.9
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
New Providence:

33.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
New Providence:

34.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2013
New Providence:

74.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
New Providence:

58.5
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
New Providence:

60.6
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
New Providence:

92.0
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
New Providence:

41.2
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
New Providence:

73.8
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
New Providence:

83.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
New Providence:

83.5
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
New Providence:

54.1
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
New Providence:

60.4
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
New Providence:

89.4
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
New Providence:

94.7
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 2018, including police officers: 35 (33 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.48
New Jersey average:

3.55

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 21 (19 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.47
New Jersey average:

3.46

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 26 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
New Jersey average:

3.76

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 26 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.93
New Jersey average:

3.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 30 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.94
New Jersey average:

3.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 28 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
New Jersey average:

3.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 28 (22 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.79
New Jersey average:

3.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 29 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
New Jersey average:

3.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 29 (23 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.90
New Jersey average:

3.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 30 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
New Jersey average:

3.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 32 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.21
New Jersey average:

3.72

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 30 (24 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.02
New Jersey average:

3.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 32 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.18
New Jersey average:

3.44

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 32 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.18
New Jersey average:

3.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 32 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.18
New Jersey average:

3.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 32 (26 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.18
New Jersey average:

3.74

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in New Providence, NJ
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 07901, 07922, 07974.