Crime rates in Schenectady by year

Type

2001

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Murders
(per 100,000)
6
(9.7)
8
(13.1)
6
(9.8)
5
(8.1)
9
(14.6)
7
(11.5)
8
(13.2)
4
(6.0)
7
(10.5)
8
(12.1)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
54
(87.2)
41
(67.0)
52
(84.6)
34
(55.3)
35
(56.9)
31
(50.7)
53
(87.2)
43
(64.7)
32
(48.0)
31
(46.9)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
208
(335.8)
252
(411.7)
309
(502.9)
265
(430.6)
288
(468.2)
243
(397.8)
256
(421.4)
204
(307.1)
199
(298.7)
203
(307.4)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
255
(411.7)
308
(503.2)
345
(561.5)
302
(490.8)
322
(523.5)
311
(509.1)
362
(595.9)
382
(575.0)
388
(582.3)
365
(552.7)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
871
(1,406.3)
795
(1,298.7)
1,119
(1,821.2)
806
(1,309.8)
925
(1,503.9)
822
(1,345.6)
856
(1,409.0)
904
(1,360.8)
810
(1,215.7)
769
(1,164.4)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
1,902
(3,071.0)
1,975
(3,226.4)
1,994
(3,245.2)
1,851
(3,008.0)
1,905
(3,097.3)
2,299
(3,763.5)
2,347
(3,863.3)
2,011
(3,027.2)
1,876
(2,815.5)
1,878
(2,843.7)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
261
(421.4)
279
(455.8)
336
(546.8)
290
(471.3)
224
(364.2)
215
(352.0)
184
(302.9)
183
(275.5)
142
(213.1)
153
(231.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
65
(104.9)
N/A42
(68.4)
48
(78.0)
39
(63.4)
35
(57.3)
35
(57.6)
24
(36.1)
64
(96.1)
N/A
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 286.6)532.8566.2658.3543.2584.4563.4625.6514.7485.3483.4

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 York and other state lists there were 192 registered sex offenders living in Schenectady, New York as of July 06, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Schenectady to the number of sex offenders is 344 to 1.


See how dangerous Schenectady, NY is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Schenectady:

483.4
Scotia:

119.8
Albany:

373.9
Altamont:

63.8
Cohoes:

127.1
Watervliet:

216.3
Green Island:

134.8
Troy:

400.0
Violent crime rate in 2013
Schenectady:

506.5
U.S. Average:

203.3
Violent crime rate in 2012
Schenectady:

514.9
U.S. Average:

214.5
Violent crime rate in 2011
Schenectady:

523.3
U.S. Average:

214.1
Violent crime rate in 2010
Schenectady:

628.8
U.S. Average:

223.2
Violent crime rate in 2009
Schenectady:

532.7
U.S. Average:

238.0
Violent crime rate in 2008
Schenectady:

588.2
U.S. Average:

252.4
Violent crime rate in 2007
Schenectady:

537.8
U.S. Average:

259.7
Violent crime rate in 2006
Schenectady:

643.0
U.S. Average:

264.1
Violent crime rate in 2005
Schenectady:

556.3
U.S. Average:

258.9
Violent crime rate in 2001
Schenectady:

485.4
U.S. Average:

276.6
Property crime rate in 2013
Schenectady:

414.1
U.S. Average:

250.2
Property crime rate in 2012
Schenectady:

420.2
U.S. Average:

267.3
Property crime rate in 2011
Schenectady:

469.7
U.S. Average:

273.5
Property crime rate in 2010
Schenectady:

525.9
U.S. Average:

276.4
Property crime rate in 2009
Schenectady:

515.5
U.S. Average:

285.6
Property crime rate in 2008
Schenectady:

515.6
U.S. Average:

302.2
Property crime rate in 2007
Schenectady:

488.1
U.S. Average:

309.2
Property crime rate in 2006
Schenectady:

614.9
U.S. Average:

317.3
Property crime rate in 2005
Schenectady:

494.6
U.S. Average:

322.3
Property crime rate in 2001
Schenectady:

503.3
U.S. Average:

337.2

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 2013, including police officers: 192 (148 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.24
New York average:

0.00

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 188 (143 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.15
New York average:

3.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 145 (105 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.58
New York average:

3.17

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 201 (153 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.52
New York average:

3.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 208 (160 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.62
New York average:

3.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 216 (166 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.70
New York average:

3.39

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 203 (158 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.57
New York average:

3.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 198 (155 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.51
New York average:

3.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 195 (151 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.44
New York average:

3.34


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Schenectady

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: 12305, 12307.