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Crime rate in Norman, Oklahoma (OK): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Norman, OK compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Norman, OK

The 2018 crime rate in Norman, OK is 236 (City-Data.com crime index), which is about the average for the U.S. cities. It was higher than in 74.6% U.S. cities. The 2018 Norman crime rate fell by 3% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 3 - a decrease of 3 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years Norman has seen increasing violent crime and rise of property crime.
See how dangerous Norman, OK is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Norman:

236.5
Noble:

162.4
Moore:

173.4
Newcastle:

171.3
Washington:

22.7
Valley Brook:

470.3
Blanchard:

92.1
Purcell:

371.7
Lexington:

228.4
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Norman by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
5
(4.9)
4
(3.9)
2
(1.9)
0
(0.0)
2
(1.8)
2
(1.8)
1
(0.9)
4
(3.4)
3
(2.5)
0
(0.0)
6
(4.8)
3
(2.4)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
34
(33.5)
38
(37.0)
35
(33.7)
44
(40.7)
44
(40.7)
47
(42.1)
67
(59.8)
52
(45.6)
56
(47.9)
54
(45.0)
69
(56.5)
90
(72.5)
79
(63.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
40
(39.4)
50
(48.7)
52
(50.1)
55
(50.9)
47
(43.5)
36
(32.3)
51
(45.5)
54
(47.4)
46
(39.3)
69
(57.5)
57
(46.7)
55
(44.3)
56
(45.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
155
(152.5)
118
(115.0)
86
(82.9)
66
(61.1)
71
(65.6)
53
(47.5)
71
(63.3)
66
(57.9)
72
(61.6)
66
(55.0)
203
(166.2)
199
(160.4)
198
(158.9)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
654
(643.6)
881
(858.5)
795
(766.5)
727
(673.0)
765
(707.3)
811
(727.1)
677
(603.9)
629
(551.9)
612
(523.2)
566
(471.8)
713
(583.7)
553
(445.7)
535
(429.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,299
(2,262)
2,415
(2,353)
2,549
(2,458)
2,435
(2,254)
2,874
(2,657)
2,628
(2,356)
2,656
(2,369)
2,252
(1,976)
2,161
(1,847)
2,501
(2,085)
2,804
(2,296)
2,535
(2,043)
2,573
(2,065)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
260
(255.9)
286
(278.7)
271
(261.3)
200
(185.2)
144
(133.1)
112
(100.4)
147
(131.1)
169
(148.3)
168
(143.6)
176
(146.7)
431
(352.9)
277
(223.3)
358
(287.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
10
(9.8)
5
(4.9)
2
(1.9)
9
(8.3)
6
(5.5)
6
(5.4)
23
(20.5)
7
(6.1)
14
(12.0)
20
(16.7)
6
(4.9)
2
(1.6)
4
(3.2)
City-Data.com crime index225.1253.5239.2215.9225.2209.7225.2193.6191.3197.4253.4243.9236.5

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 Oklahoma and other state lists, there were 97 registered sex offenders living in Norman, Oklahoma as of July 10, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Norman is 1,260 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
Norman:

170.2
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
Norman:

184.6
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Norman:

162.9
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2014
Norman:

106.3
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
Norman:

105.2
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
Norman:

100.0
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2011
Norman:

117.7
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Norman:

85.6
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
Norman:

95.2
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
Norman:

100.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
Norman:

108.0
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
Norman:

128.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
Norman:

129.4
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
Norman:

84.8
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
Norman:

94.4
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
Norman:

103.8
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
Norman:

232.3
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
Norman:

224.8
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Norman:

284.5
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2014
Norman:

220.6
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Norman:

218.6
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Norman:

231.4
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Norman:

258.9
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Norman:

278.3
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Norman:

294.3
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Norman:

275.1
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Norman:

315.4
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Norman:

331.2
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Norman:

280.2
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
Norman:

236.3
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
Norman:

240.2
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
Norman:

277.9
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: 239 (176 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.41
Oklahoma average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 231 (168 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.35
Oklahoma average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 237 (176 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.44
Oklahoma average:

2.21

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 229 (172 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.44
Oklahoma average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 227 (171 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.43
Oklahoma average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 216 (163 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.39
Oklahoma average:

2.01

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 213 (158 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.39
Oklahoma average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 217 (165 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.47
Oklahoma average:

2.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 213 (160 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.43
Oklahoma average:

2.05

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 212 (159 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.47
Oklahoma average:

2.16

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 176 (127 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
Oklahoma average:

2.12

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 184 (133 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.28
Oklahoma average:

2.02

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 181 (129 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.35
Oklahoma average:

1.97

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 165 (114 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
Oklahoma average:

1.97

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 170 (120 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Oklahoma average:

1.99

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 184 (130 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.36
Oklahoma average:

2.01

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Norman, OK
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 73019, 73026.