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


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

Crime rate in North Las Vegas, NV

The 2018 crime rate in North Las Vegas, NV is 391 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.4 times higher than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 91.1% U.S. cities. The 2018 North Las Vegas crime rate fell by 5% compared to 2017. The number of homicides stood at 33 - an increase of 11 compared to 2017. In the last 5 years North Las Vegas has seen increasing violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous North Las Vegas, NV is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
North Las Vegas:

391.5
Las Vegas:

363.9
Henderson:

163.3
Boulder City:

85.2
Mesquite:

158.3
Bullhead City:

300.1
Kingman:

284.5
Needles:

538.0
Ivins:

67.0
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in North Las Vegas by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
20
(12.2)
22
(12.1)
28
(13.2)
11
(4.8)
17
(7.3)
14
(6.3)
7
(3.1)
12
(5.2)
14
(6.0)
26
(10.9)
22
(9.1)
33
(13.4)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
56
(34.1)
57
(31.2)
53
(25.1)
57
(25.0)
51
(21.9)
73
(32.9)
85
(37.7)
82
(35.7)
89
(38.0)
96
(40.2)
116
(47.8)
150
(60.7)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
408
(248.5)
584
(319.9)
645
(305.1)
554
(242.6)
587
(252.3)
389
(175.3)
463
(205.2)
458
(199.6)
537
(229.1)
530
(222.2)
565
(233.0)
443
(179.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
872
(531.1)
1,032
(565.4)
1,051
(497.1)
998
(437.0)
1,013
(435.5)
1,219
(549.4)
1,251
(554.4)
1,230
(536.1)
1,490
(635.7)
1,624
(680.8)
1,758
(724.8)
1,760
(712.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1,866
(1,136)
2,523
(1,382)
2,334
(1,104)
2,208
(966.9)
1,913
(822.3)
1,557
(701.7)
2,050
(908.6)
2,019
(880.0)
1,772
(756.0)
1,487
(623.3)
1,950
(804.0)
1,326
(536.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
3,249
(1,979)
3,456
(1,893)
3,631
(1,717)
3,591
(1,572)
3,436
(1,477)
3,022
(1,362)
2,936
(1,301)
2,623
(1,143)
2,590
(1,105)
2,553
(1,070)
2,516
(1,037)
2,677
(1,084)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
2,466
(1,502)
2,638
(1,445)
2,230
(1,055)
1,617
(708.1)
1,166
(501.2)
955
(430.4)
983
(435.7)
866
(377.4)
969
(413.4)
1,237
(518.5)
1,321
(544.7)
1,199
(485.5)
Arson
(per 100,000)
42
(25.6)
58
(31.8)
33
(15.6)
32
(14.0)
20
(8.6)
14
(6.3)
7
(3.1)
20
(8.7)
17
(7.3)
17
(7.1)
11
(4.5)
20
(8.1)
City-Data.com crime index511.3546.2467.8377.0351.7339.4359.3343.7368.4384.7412.6391.5

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 Nevada and other state lists, there were 534 registered sex offenders living in North Las Vegas, Nevada as of December 01, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in North Las Vegas is 447 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2018
North Las Vegas:

533.5
U.S. Average:

207.3

Violent crime rate in 2017
North Las Vegas:

544.9
U.S. Average:

215.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
North Las Vegas:

513.5
U.S. Average:

216.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
North Las Vegas:

482.3
U.S. Average:

208.5

Violent crime rate in 2014
North Las Vegas:

414.1
U.S. Average:

200.7

Violent crime rate in 2013
North Las Vegas:

423.7
U.S. Average:

204.3

Violent crime rate in 2012
North Las Vegas:

407.9
U.S. Average:

214.5

Violent crime rate in 2009
North Las Vegas:

380.4
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
North Las Vegas:

374.4
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
North Las Vegas:

452.7
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
North Las Vegas:

498.0
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
North Las Vegas:

448.3
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
North Las Vegas:

116.2
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
North Las Vegas:

137.3
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
North Las Vegas:

171.1
U.S. Average:

272.2

Property crime rate in 2018
North Las Vegas:

234.4
U.S. Average:

189.3

Property crime rate in 2017
North Las Vegas:

294.4
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
North Las Vegas:

256.0
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
North Las Vegas:

268.5
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
North Las Vegas:

289.8
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
North Las Vegas:

312.1
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
North Las Vegas:

273.0
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2009
North Las Vegas:

313.5
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
North Las Vegas:

378.2
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
North Las Vegas:

464.9
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
North Las Vegas:

587.9
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
North Las Vegas:

551.5
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
North Las Vegas:

151.2
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
North Las Vegas:

159.0
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
North Las Vegas:

166.3
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: 420 (296 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.20
Nevada average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 412 (300 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.24
Nevada average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 414 (268 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.12
Nevada average:

2.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 409 (270 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.15
Nevada average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 404 (262 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.14
Nevada average:

1.95

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 425 (268 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.19
Nevada average:

1.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 394 (269 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
Nevada average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 468 (308 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
Nevada average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 473 (308 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Nevada average:

2.27

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 460 (305 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.34
Nevada average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 453 (298 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.41
Nevada average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 418 (278 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.41
Nevada average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 382 (245 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.12
Nevada average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 359 (238 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.06
Nevada average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 319 (213 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.84
Nevada average:

2.09

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in North Las Vegas, NV
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 89031, 89032, 89081, 89084, 89085, 89086.