Crime rates in Santa Fe by year

Type

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
8
(12.6)
9
(13.7)
3
(4.4)
5
(7.3)
9
(12.6)
10
(13.4)
13
(17.8)
8
(10.5)
2
(2.9)
2
(2.9)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
38
(59.9)
40
(60.8)
38
(56.3)
44
(63.8)
42
(58.7)
29
(38.9)
15
(20.6)
39
(51.0)
19
(27.7)
15
(21.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
90
(141.9)
104
(158.0)
72
(106.7)
70
(101.5)
104
(145.3)
76
(102.0)
88
(120.8)
81
(106.0)
77
(112.1)
109
(158.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
270
(425.6)
234
(355.5)
238
(352.6)
260
(377.2)
264
(368.8)
216
(289.9)
193
(264.9)
239
(312.7)
207
(301.3)
205
(298.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
2,059
(3,245.8)
2,301
(3,496.2)
1,961
(2,905.5)
1,837
(2,664.7)
2,209
(3,085.6)
1,778
(2,386.7)
2,217
(3,043.4)
2,392
(3,129.2)
1,943
(2,828.0)
1,907
(2,773.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,251
(3,548.5)
2,137
(3,247.0)
2,132
(3,158.8)
1,978
(2,869.2)
1,824
(2,547.8)
1,675
(2,248.4)
1,854
(2,545.1)
1,781
(2,329.9)
1,639
(2,385.5)
1,816
(2,641.4)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
213
(335.8)
233
(354.0)
226
(334.8)
207
(300.3)
216
(301.7)
194
(260.4)
202
(277.3)
176
(230.2)
167
(243.1)
174
(253.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
29
(45.7)
25
(38.0)
10
(14.8)
3
(4.4)
17
(23.7)
19
(25.5)
9
(12.4)
9
(11.8)
9
(13.1)
25
(36.4)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 295.2)529.4529.9455.0440.6471.4376.5424.4431.7385.5399.6

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 Mexico and other state lists there were 66 registered sex offenders living in Santa Fe, New Mexico as of August 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Santa Fe to the number of sex offenders is 1,049 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


See how dangerous Santa Fe, NM is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Santa Fe:

399.6
Violent crime rate in 2012
Santa Fe:

227.1
U.S. Average:

214.5
Violent crime rate in 2011
Santa Fe:

213.0
U.S. Average:

214.1
Violent crime rate in 2010
Santa Fe:

249.5
U.S. Average:

223.2
Violent crime rate in 2009
Santa Fe:

221.0
U.S. Average:

238.0
Violent crime rate in 2008
Santa Fe:

232.2
U.S. Average:

252.4
Violent crime rate in 2006
Santa Fe:

302.3
U.S. Average:

264.1
Violent crime rate in 2005
Santa Fe:

281.8
U.S. Average:

258.9
Violent crime rate in 2004
Santa Fe:

261.5
U.S. Average:

256.0
Violent crime rate in 2003
Santa Fe:

305.9
U.S. Average:

262.6
Violent crime rate in 2002
Santa Fe:

327.2
U.S. Average:

272.2
Property crime rate in 2012
Santa Fe:

642.9
U.S. Average:

267.3
Property crime rate in 2011
Santa Fe:

639.8
U.S. Average:

273.5
Property crime rate in 2010
Santa Fe:

689.1
U.S. Average:

276.4
Property crime rate in 2009
Santa Fe:

689.7
U.S. Average:

285.6
Property crime rate in 2008
Santa Fe:

557.8
U.S. Average:

302.2
Property crime rate in 2006
Santa Fe:

700.5
U.S. Average:

317.3
Property crime rate in 2005
Santa Fe:

639.9
U.S. Average:

322.3
Property crime rate in 2004
Santa Fe:

700.1
U.S. Average:

327.4
Property crime rate in 2003
Santa Fe:

811.3
U.S. Average:

334.1
Property crime rate in 2002
Santa Fe:

777.8
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

City-data.com crime index per 100,000 population

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 201 (158 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.30
New Mexico average:

2.22

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 195 (152 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.21
New Mexico average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 205 (163 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.13
New Mexico average:

2.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 201 (155 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.13
New Mexico average:

2.28

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 192 (147 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.97
New Mexico average:

2.28

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 178 (137 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.99
New Mexico average:

2.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 187 (144 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.11
New Mexico average:

2.24

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 175 (134 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.98
New Mexico average:

2.28


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Santa Fe

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents)

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Officers

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees (per 1,000 residents) - Civilians

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Zip codes: 87501.