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Crime rate in West New York, New Jersey (NJ): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map

 

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Crime rate legend:
 Very low (< 50)
 Low (50 - 199)
 Average (200 - 449)
 High (450 - 1000)
 Very high (> 1000)

Crime rates in West New York by Year

Type

2000

2001

2002

2003

2004

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

Murders
(per 100,000)
1
(2.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.1)
1
(2.1)
3
(6.5)
3
(6.4)
4
(8.7)
3
(6.5)
0
(0.0)
3
(6.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(12.3)
2
(4.3)
3
(6.4)
0
(0.0)
7
(15.0)
8
(17.3)
5
(10.7)
4
(8.7)
3
(6.5)
3
(6.4)
5
(10.7)
1
(2.0)
8
(15.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
59
(144.9)
74
(160.4)
86
(184.1)
59
(125.1)
77
(165.0)
89
(192.1)
85
(182.0)
97
(210.0)
94
(203.1)
91
(195.6)
79
(168.4)
92
(184.5)
93
(184.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
97
(238.2)
88
(190.7)
111
(237.6)
77
(163.3)
48
(102.8)
68
(146.8)
93
(199.1)
92
(199.2)
81
(175.0)
86
(184.8)
84
(179.1)
92
(184.5)
95
(188.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
259
(636.1)
284
(615.4)
266
(569.3)
267
(566.3)
302
(647.1)
227
(489.9)
215
(460.4)
192
(415.6)
241
(520.7)
178
(382.6)
203
(432.8)
215
(431.1)
195
(386.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
704
(1,729.0)
752
(1,629.5)
738
(1,579.5)
461
(977.8)
455
(974.9)
508
(1,096.4)
464
(993.5)
543
(1,175.5)
511
(1,104.0)
442
(950.0)
448
(955.1)
322
(645.6)
487
(964.2)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
235
(577.1)
251
(543.9)
253
(541.5)
208
(441.2)
166
(355.7)
126
(272.0)
156
(334.0)
102
(220.8)
131
(283.0)
95
(204.2)
85
(181.2)
66
(132.3)
51
(101.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
3
(7.4)
5
(10.8)
6
(12.8)
2
(4.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.1)
4
(8.7)
4
(8.6)
5
(10.7)
7
(14.9)
5
(10.0)
3
(5.9)
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1)284.9258.9272.6202.1213.5229.1230.0236.8233.0195.1204.4172.0192.2
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 Jersey and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in West New York, New Jersey as of December 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in West New York to the number of sex offenders is 5,146 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 West New York, NJ is compared to nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
West New York:

192.2
Guttenberg:

161.0
Union City:

198.5
Secaucus:

125.5
Hoboken:

187.1
Fairview:

121.2
Cliffside Park:

83.2
Jersey City:

331.1
Ridgefield:

48.7
Violent crime rate in 2012
West New York:

216.6
U.S. Average:

214.0

Violent crime rate in 2011
West New York:

200.0
U.S. Average:

214.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
West New York:

211.5
U.S. Average:

223.2

Violent crime rate in 2009
West New York:

210.9
U.S. Average:

238.0

Violent crime rate in 2008
West New York:

223.6
U.S. Average:

252.4

Violent crime rate in 2007
West New York:

247.2
U.S. Average:

259.7

Violent crime rate in 2006
West New York:

229.6
U.S. Average:

264.1

Violent crime rate in 2005
West New York:

214.1
U.S. Average:

258.9

Violent crime rate in 2004
West New York:

164.3
U.S. Average:

256.0

Violent crime rate in 2003
West New York:

159.2
U.S. Average:

262.6

Violent crime rate in 2002
West New York:

232.9
U.S. Average:

272.2

Violent crime rate in 2001
West New York:

192.9
U.S. Average:

276.6

Violent crime rate in 2000
West New York:

223.8
U.S. Average:

277.6

Property crime rate in 2012
West New York:

150.7
U.S. Average:

266.5

Property crime rate in 2011
West New York:

148.4
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
West New York:

173.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
West New York:

165.8
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
West New York:

216.4
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
West New York:

187.7
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
West New York:

205.7
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
West New York:

207.6
U.S. Average:

322.3

Property crime rate in 2004
West New York:

248.2
U.S. Average:

327.4

Property crime rate in 2003
West New York:

244.8
U.S. Average:

334.1

Property crime rate in 2002
West New York:

293.9
U.S. Average:

336.9

Property crime rate in 2001
West New York:

306.8
U.S. Average:

337.2

Property crime rate in 2000
West New York:

321.9
U.S. Average:

331.5


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 rate per 100,000 population


Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 110 (101 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
New Jersey average:

3.38

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 114 (104 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.09
New Jersey average:

3.35

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 119 (107 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.28
New Jersey average:

3.66

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 122 (111 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.39
New Jersey average:

3.81

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 131 (119 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.57
New Jersey average:

3.85

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 130 (119 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.58
New Jersey average:

3.86

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 137 (126 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.75
New Jersey average:

3.44

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 133 (122 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.67
New Jersey average:

3.77

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 134 (126 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.75
New Jersey average:

3.71

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 129 (120 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.62
New Jersey average:

3.74


Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in West New York

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: 07093.


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