Crime rates in Sparks by year

Type

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

Murders
(per 100,000)
3
(4.3)
2
(2.8)
3
(3.9)
4
(5.0)
5
(6.0)
3
(3.5)
3
(3.5)
0
(0.0)
5
(5.5)
8
(8.7)
7
(7.7)
1
(1.1)
2
(2.2)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
52
(74.4)
52
(72.1)
44
(57.9)
33
(41.0)
56
(66.8)
40
(47.2)
36
(41.4)
51
(57.4)
40
(43.8)
35
(38.3)
46
(50.5)
32
(34.6)
43
(46.4)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
88
(125.8)
102
(141.3)
102
(134.2)
87
(108.0)
96
(114.6)
124
(146.2)
134
(154.2)
128
(144.0)
112
(122.5)
103
(112.7)
75
(82.4)
68
(73.6)
70
(75.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
194
(277.4)
193
(267.4)
209
(274.9)
245
(304.3)
202
(241.1)
213
(251.2)
179
(206.0)
231
(259.8)
242
(264.7)
211
(230.8)
157
(172.5)
133
(144.0)
156
(168.2)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
598
(855.2)
673
(932.6)
828
(1,089.1)
773
(960.0)
740
(883.1)
893
(1,053.1)
832
(957.6)
903
(1,015.6)
850
(929.8)
699
(764.5)
656
(720.7)
609
(659.2)
559
(602.6)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
2,485
(3,553.8)
2,407
(3,335.5)
2,482
(3,264.7)
2,441
(3,031.4)
2,045
(2,440.6)
2,104
(2,481.3)
2,422
(2,787.6)
2,279
(2,563.2)
2,007
(2,195.3)
1,829
(2,000.4)
1,600
(1,757.8)
1,710
(1,850.9)
1,710
(1,843.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
289
(413.3)
312
(432.3)
446
(586.6)
446
(553.9)
450
(537.1)
455
(536.6)
349
(401.7)
304
(341.9)
248
(271.3)
233
(254.8)
191
(209.8)
240
(259.8)
253
(272.7)
Arson
(per 100,000)
N/AN/AN/A8
(9.9)
8
(9.5)
20
(23.6)
22
(25.3)
53
(59.6)
24
(26.3)
17
(18.6)
22
(24.2)
14
(15.2)
13
(14.0)
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7)380.0376.1386.5353.5335.9340.1324.2327.8297.4270.3242.1212.5225.6

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 Nevada and other state lists there were 105 registered sex offenders living in Sparks, Nevada as of July 30, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Sparks to the number of sex offenders is 878 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


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

225.6
Reno:

266.6
Truckee:

96.5
Violent crime rate in 2013
Sparks:

165.3
U.S. Average:

203.3
Violent crime rate in 2012
Sparks:

139.6
U.S. Average:

214.5
Violent crime rate in 2011
Sparks:

185.3
U.S. Average:

214.1
Violent crime rate in 2010
Sparks:

218.1
U.S. Average:

223.2
Violent crime rate in 2009
Sparks:

238.0
U.S. Average:

238.0
Violent crime rate in 2008
Sparks:

248.5
U.S. Average:

252.4
Violent crime rate in 2007
Sparks:

219.0
U.S. Average:

259.7
Violent crime rate in 2006
Sparks:

242.5
U.S. Average:

264.1
Violent crime rate in 2005
Sparks:

246.0
U.S. Average:

258.9
Violent crime rate in 2004
Sparks:

246.4
U.S. Average:

256.0
Violent crime rate in 2003
Sparks:

259.1
U.S. Average:

262.6
Violent crime rate in 2002
Sparks:

270.3
U.S. Average:

272.2
Violent crime rate in 2001
Sparks:

272.8
U.S. Average:

276.6
Property crime rate in 2013
Sparks:

243.1
U.S. Average:

250.2
Property crime rate in 2012
Sparks:

252.4
U.S. Average:

267.3
Property crime rate in 2011
Sparks:

252.6
U.S. Average:

273.5
Property crime rate in 2010
Sparks:

279.1
U.S. Average:

276.4
Property crime rate in 2009
Sparks:

322.5
U.S. Average:

285.6
Property crime rate in 2008
Sparks:

366.7
U.S. Average:

302.2
Property crime rate in 2007
Sparks:

375.0
U.S. Average:

309.2
Property crime rate in 2006
Sparks:

398.0
U.S. Average:

317.3
Property crime rate in 2005
Sparks:

363.5
U.S. Average:

322.3
Property crime rate in 2004
Sparks:

409.0
U.S. Average:

327.4
Property crime rate in 2003
Sparks:

449.6
U.S. Average:

334.1
Property crime rate in 2002
Sparks:

400.8
U.S. Average:

336.9
Property crime rate in 2001
Sparks:

393.7
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: 146 (104 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.12
Nevada average:

1.92

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 147 (108 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
Nevada average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 150 (108 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
Nevada average:

2.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 155 (108 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.18
Nevada average:

2.26

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 163 (111 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.25
Nevada average:

2.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 166 (114 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.31
Nevada average:

2.49

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 162 (111 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.32
Nevada average:

2.11

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 152 (106 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.29
Nevada average:

2.06

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 140 (99 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.23
Nevada average:

2.04

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 133 (93 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.21
Nevada average:

2.09


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Sparks

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

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Zip codes: 89434, 89442.