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


City-Data.com crime index in Newburgh, NY compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Newburgh, NY

The 2018 crime rate in Newburgh, NY is 446 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.6 times greater than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 93.4% U.S. cities. The 2018 Newburgh crime rate fell by 11% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 2 - a decrease of 4 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Newburgh has seen decreasing violent crime and decreasing property crime.
See how dangerous Newburgh, NY is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Newburgh:

446.0
Beacon:

116.7
Cornwall on Hudson:

40.5
Cornwall:

14.2
Fishkill:

48.5
Plattekill:

15.0
Wappingers Falls:

54.1
Washingtonville:

44.3
Marlborough:

34.3
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Newburgh by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
3
(10.5)
1
(3.5)
2
(7.1)
7
(24.8)
4
(14.2)
11
(39.5)
4
(13.8)
5
(17.1)
5
(17.5)
1
(3.5)
4
(14.2)
6
(21.3)
6
(21.4)
2
(7.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
12
(42.0)
16
(55.9)
14
(49.4)
13
(46.1)
8
(28.5)
7
(25.1)
11
(37.9)
19
(65.1)
21
(73.5)
14
(49.3)
19
(67.3)
22
(78.1)
23
(81.9)
24
(84.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
174
(608.6)
134
(468.1)
131
(462.2)
162
(574.9)
187
(666.2)
195
(700.5)
254
(876.0)
214
(733.3)
150
(525.0)
124
(437.0)
129
(457.0)
125
(443.7)
101
(359.7)
102
(360.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
243
(849.9)
235
(821.0)
289
(1,020)
294
(1,043)
267
(951.2)
309
(1,110)
258
(889.8)
306
(1,049)
259
(906.5)
272
(958.5)
262
(928.2)
250
(887.4)
217
(772.8)
201
(710.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
294
(1,028)
264
(922.3)
316
(1,115)
333
(1,182)
316
(1,126)
342
(1,229)
401
(1,383)
341
(1,168)
304
(1,064)
230
(810.5)
211
(747.5)
206
(731.2)
160
(569.8)
141
(498.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
707
(2,473)
750
(2,620)
791
(2,791)
640
(2,271)
661
(2,355)
724
(2,601)
782
(2,697)
814
(2,789)
673
(2,356)
577
(2,033)
542
(1,920)
626
(2,222)
546
(1,944)
475
(1,680)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
76
(265.8)
66
(230.6)
69
(243.5)
90
(319.4)
88
(313.5)
66
(237.1)
60
(206.9)
62
(212.5)
63
(220.5)
59
(207.9)
43
(152.3)
53
(188.1)
41
(146.0)
41
(145.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/A14
(48.9)
N/AN/A10
(35.6)
14
(50.3)
10
(34.5)
9
(30.8)
15
(52.5)
11
(38.8)
12
(42.5)
9
(31.9)
8
(28.5)
8
(28.3)
City-Data.com crime index599.3544.2605.4666.8639.4740.3719.9726.4618.9524.0546.3570.8500.1446.0

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.




According to our research of New York and other state lists, there were 102 registered sex offenders living in Newburgh, New York as of December 01, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Newburgh is 281 to 1.



Violent crime rate in 2018
Newburgh:

634.7
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Newburgh:

690.9
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Newburgh:

786.3
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Newburgh:

788.3
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
Newburgh:

754.1
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Newburgh:

824.3
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Newburgh:

990.3
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Newburgh:

948.4
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Newburgh:

1,009.5
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Newburgh:

865.7
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Newburgh:

904.9
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Newburgh:

804.5
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Newburgh:

707.4
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Newburgh:

792.2
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Newburgh:

568.9
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Newburgh:

432.1
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Newburgh:

930.4
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Newburgh:

205.4
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Newburgh:

233.1
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Newburgh:

285.6
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Newburgh:

268.4
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Newburgh:

294.9
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Newburgh:

363.7
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Newburgh:

405.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Newburgh:

442.5
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Newburgh:

411.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Newburgh:

389.9
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Newburgh:

397.8
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Newburgh:

399.1
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Newburgh:

350.1
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Newburgh:

369.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Newburgh:

325.7
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Newburgh:

326.9
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Newburgh:

373.8
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: 94 (82 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.90
New York average:

2.90

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 92 (80 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.85
New York average:

2.87

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 99 (86 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.05
New York average:

3.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 93 (80 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.83
New York average:

2.94

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 88 (80 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.82
New York average:

2.89

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 85 (74 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.59
New York average:

2.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 83 (73 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.50
New York average:

2.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 88 (76 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.62
New York average:

2.95

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 91 (79 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.84
New York average:

3.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 104 (89 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.17
New York average:

3.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 106 (91 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.23
New York average:

3.07

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 108 (95 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.35
New York average:

3.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 113 (102 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.61
New York average:

3.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 109 (96 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.40
New York average:

3.40

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 97 (83 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.94
New York average:

3.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 107 (93 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.29
New York average:

3.01

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Newburgh, NY
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 12550.