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Crime rate in Germantown, Tennessee (TN): murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, auto thefts, arson, law enforcement employees, police officers, crime map


City-Data.com crime index in Germantown, TN compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Germantown, TN

The 2022 crime rate in Germantown, TN is 111 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 2.2 times smaller than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 54.2% U.S. cities. The 2022 Germantown crime rate rose by 12% compared to 2021. In the last 5 years Germantown has seen rise of violent crime and decline of property crime.
See how dangerous Germantown, TN is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Germantown:

111.2
Collierville:

94.4
Olive Branch:

178.4
Bartlett:

163.4
Piperton:

21.1
Memphis:

1,022.4
Southaven:

235.8
Rossville:

109.1
Byhalia:

206.7
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Germantown by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2021

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
2
(4.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(2.4)
2
(5.1)
3
(7.7)
2
(5.1)
2
(5.0)
1
(2.5)
2
(5.1)
2
(5.1)
1
(2.6)
4
(10.2)
9
(23.0)
4
(10.2)
5
(12.7)
4
(9.8)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
11
(26.6)
12
(30.9)
3
(7.7)
5
(12.7)
4
(10.1)
6
(15.2)
7
(17.8)
8
(20.4)
10
(25.6)
4
(10.2)
5
(12.8)
4
(10.2)
4
(10.2)
6
(14.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
15
(36.2)
25
(64.4)
22
(56.1)
24
(60.8)
22
(55.5)
25
(63.3)
32
(81.3)
36
(91.6)
20
(51.2)
22
(56.2)
22
(56.2)
35
(89.1)
47
(119.8)
59
(144.4)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
74
(178.7)
125
(321.8)
124
(316.4)
134
(339.4)
80
(201.9)
63
(159.5)
97
(246.4)
83
(211.1)
59
(150.9)
58
(148.0)
44
(112.5)
27
(68.8)
25
(63.7)
28
(68.5)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
345
(833.0)
320
(823.8)
347
(885.3)
480
(1,216)
445
(1,123)
382
(967.2)
406
(1,031)
411
(1,046)
407
(1,041)
517
(1,320)
429
(1,096)
464
(1,182)
495
(1,262)
527
(1,290)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
11
(26.6)
12
(30.9)
7
(17.9)
11
(27.9)
5
(12.6)
3
(7.6)
16
(40.6)
10
(25.4)
27
(69.1)
34
(86.8)
26
(66.5)
39
(99.3)
37
(94.3)
70
(171.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
5
(12.1)
1
(2.6)
2
(5.1)
6
(15.2)
2
(5.0)
3
(7.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(5.1)
4
(10.2)
2
(5.1)
1
(2.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(5.1)
2
(4.9)
City-Data.com crime index74.784.278.694.683.369.792.587.177.792.590.589.199.7111.2

The City-Data.com crime index weighs serious crimes and violent crimes more heavily. Higher means more crime, U.S. average is 246.1. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.




According to our research of Tennessee and other state lists, there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Germantown, Tennessee as of July 16, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Germantown is 4,346 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


When are crimes committed in Germantown, TN?

Violent crime rate in 2022
Germantown:

89.3
U.S. Average:

219.8

Violent crime rate in 2021
Germantown:

77.8
U.S. Average:

224.8

Violent crime rate in 2020
Germantown:

59.9
U.S. Average:

228.2

Violent crime rate in 2019
Germantown:

57.5
U.S. Average:

219.9

Violent crime rate in 2018
Germantown:

43.4
U.S. Average:

221.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Germantown:

40.9
U.S. Average:

226.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Germantown:

61.1
U.S. Average:

227.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Germantown:

59.7
U.S. Average:

219.3

Violent crime rate in 2014
Germantown:

41.8
U.S. Average:

211.1

Violent crime rate in 2013
Germantown:

42.9
U.S. Average:

214.2

Violent crime rate in 2012
Germantown:

41.8
U.S. Average:

187.4

Violent crime rate in 2011
Germantown:

39.5
U.S. Average:

187.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Germantown:

52.8
U.S. Average:

195.7

Violent crime rate in 2009
Germantown:

43.5
U.S. Average:

208.9

Violent crime rate in 2008
Germantown:

35.2
U.S. Average:

222.5

Violent crime rate in 2007
Germantown:

38.3
U.S. Average:

229.1

Violent crime rate in 2006
Germantown:

57.3
U.S. Average:

232.6

Violent crime rate in 2005
Germantown:

52.1
U.S. Average:

227.0

Property crime rate in 2022
Germantown:

103.9
U.S. Average:

166.5

Property crime rate in 2021
Germantown:

90.0
U.S. Average:

157.8

Property crime rate in 2020
Germantown:

87.7
U.S. Average:

169.6

Property crime rate in 2019
Germantown:

87.3
U.S. Average:

179.7

Property crime rate in 2018
Germantown:

108.6
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Germantown:

92.6
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Germantown:

98.3
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Germantown:

107.0
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Germantown:

81.4
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Germantown:

98.4
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Germantown:

132.8
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Germantown:

110.2
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Germantown:

110.2
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Germantown:

81.4
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Germantown:

119.5
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Germantown:

133.2
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Germantown:

170.2
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Germantown:

146.5
U.S. Average:

322.3
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 2021, including police officers: 134 (106 officers - 97 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.70
Tennessee average:

2.57

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2020, including police officers: 130 (107 officers - 97 male; 10 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.73
Tennessee average:

2.58

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 127 (105 officers - 95 male; 10 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.68
Tennessee average:

2.60

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 127 (102 officers - 93 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.60
Tennessee average:

2.57

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 125 (99 officers - 89 male; 10 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.53
Tennessee average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 123 (100 officers - 90 male; 10 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.54
Tennessee average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 112 (91 officers - 82 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.31
Tennessee average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 113 (92 officers - 84 male; 8 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.33
Tennessee average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 111 (87 officers - 79 male; 8 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.20
Tennessee average:

2.56

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 112 (88 officers - 78 male; 10 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.23
Tennessee average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 108 (87 officers - 77 male; 10 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.22
Tennessee average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 109 (88 officers - 80 male; 8 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
Tennessee average:

2.53

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 108 (87 officers - 77 male; 10 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.10
Tennessee average:

2.52

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 108 (87 officers - 78 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.11
Tennessee average:

2.50

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 108 (86 officers - 79 male; 7 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.30
Tennessee average:

2.50

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 99 (79 officers - 76 male; 3 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Tennessee average:

2.48

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 99 (76 officers - 71 male; 5 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Tennessee average:

2.54

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 98 (77 officers - 72 male; 5 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.03
Tennessee average:

2.64

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 100 (79 officers - 74 male; 5 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.08
Tennessee average:

2.64

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Germantown, TN
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 38120, 38138.