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


City-Data.com crime index in Saratoga Springs, NY compared to other U.S. cities

Crime rate in Saratoga Springs, NY

The 2022 crime rate in Saratoga Springs, NY is 191 (City-Data.com crime index), which is 1.3 times lower than the U.S. average. It was higher than in 73.4% U.S. cities. The 2022 Saratoga Springs crime rate rose by 34% compared to 2020. In the last 5 years Saratoga Springs has seen rise of violent crime and rise of property crime.
See how dangerous Saratoga Springs, NY is compared to the nearest cities:
(Note: Higher means more crime)
Saratoga Springs:

191.0
Ballston Spa:

53.5
Stillwater:

18.5
Mechanicville:

159.6
Greenwich:

21.6
Fort Edward:

2.5
South Glens Falls:

162.1
Glenville:

79.7
Glens Falls:

103.4
City-Data.com crime index
Crime rates in Saratoga Springs by year

Type

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

2019

2020

2022

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(3.5)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
1
(3.4)
2
(7.5)
1
(3.7)
5
(18.6)
3
(11.1)
10
(36.4)
11
(39.8)
9
(32.1)
7
(25.0)
9
(31.9)
19
(67.4)
12
(42.3)
18
(63.3)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
9
(30.9)
9
(33.9)
4
(15.0)
3
(11.2)
8
(29.5)
16
(58.2)
9
(32.5)
8
(28.6)
9
(32.2)
8
(28.3)
5
(17.7)
6
(21.1)
11
(38.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(41.2)
20
(75.2)
15
(56.2)
18
(67.0)
21
(77.5)
39
(141.8)
38
(137.4)
47
(167.8)
40
(143.1)
45
(159.4)
40
(141.9)
34
(119.7)
66
(232.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
81
(278.1)
92
(346.0)
78
(292.1)
104
(387.0)
84
(310.2)
97
(352.8)
67
(242.3)
54
(192.8)
52
(186.0)
44
(155.8)
51
(180.9)
50
(176.1)
75
(263.8)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
485
(1,665)
498
(1,873)
524
(1,962)
584
(2,173)
550
(2,031)
482
(1,753)
469
(1,696)
441
(1,575)
395
(1,413)
397
(1,406)
390
(1,384)
382
(1,345)
434
(1,526)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
13
(44.6)
9
(33.9)
6
(22.5)
10
(37.2)
8
(29.5)
11
(40.0)
12
(43.4)
32
(114.3)
12
(42.9)
27
(95.6)
7
(24.8)
17
(59.9)
10
(35.2)
Arson
(per 100,000)
2
(6.9)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(11.2)
1
(3.7)
1
(3.6)
0
(0.0)
2
(7.1)
3
(10.7)
1
(3.5)
3
(10.6)
4
(14.1)
2
(7.0)
City-Data.com crime index109.9133.1119.5148.6145.9172.9157.3153.5131.2147.7157.6142.1191.0

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 New York and other state lists, there were 35 registered sex offenders living in Saratoga Springs, New York as of June 21, 2024.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Saratoga Springs is 786 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is near the state average.



Violent crime rate in 2022
Saratoga Springs:

198.7
U.S. Average:

219.8

Violent crime rate in 2020
Saratoga Springs:

119.7
U.S. Average:

228.2

Violent crime rate in 2019
Saratoga Springs:

147.2
U.S. Average:

219.9

Violent crime rate in 2018
Saratoga Springs:

132.8
U.S. Average:

221.2

Violent crime rate in 2017
Saratoga Springs:

112.7
U.S. Average:

226.2

Violent crime rate in 2016
Saratoga Springs:

130.3
U.S. Average:

227.3

Violent crime rate in 2015
Saratoga Springs:

124.8
U.S. Average:

219.3

Violent crime rate in 2014
Saratoga Springs:

136.4
U.S. Average:

211.1

Violent crime rate in 2013
Saratoga Springs:

72.0
U.S. Average:

214.2

Violent crime rate in 2012
Saratoga Springs:

57.7
U.S. Average:

187.4

Violent crime rate in 2011
Saratoga Springs:

39.3
U.S. Average:

187.1

Violent crime rate in 2010
Saratoga Springs:

62.1
U.S. Average:

195.7

Violent crime rate in 2009
Saratoga Springs:

39.5
U.S. Average:

208.9

Violent crime rate in 2008
Saratoga Springs:

41.2
U.S. Average:

222.5

Violent crime rate in 2007
Saratoga Springs:

55.3
U.S. Average:

229.1

Violent crime rate in 2006
Saratoga Springs:

72.8
U.S. Average:

232.6

Violent crime rate in 2005
Saratoga Springs:

50.6
U.S. Average:

227.0

Property crime rate in 2022
Saratoga Springs:

134.3
U.S. Average:

166.5

Property crime rate in 2020
Saratoga Springs:

111.5
U.S. Average:

169.6

Property crime rate in 2019
Saratoga Springs:

109.1
U.S. Average:

179.7

Property crime rate in 2018
Saratoga Springs:

115.8
U.S. Average:

190.2

Property crime rate in 2017
Saratoga Springs:

114.3
U.S. Average:

206.4

Property crime rate in 2016
Saratoga Springs:

134.4
U.S. Average:

216.6

Property crime rate in 2015
Saratoga Springs:

139.8
U.S. Average:

221.5

Property crime rate in 2014
Saratoga Springs:

164.2
U.S. Average:

230.8

Property crime rate in 2013
Saratoga Springs:

168.0
U.S. Average:

250.4

Property crime rate in 2012
Saratoga Springs:

191.7
U.S. Average:

267.3

Property crime rate in 2011
Saratoga Springs:

159.9
U.S. Average:

273.5

Property crime rate in 2010
Saratoga Springs:

167.9
U.S. Average:

276.4

Property crime rate in 2009
Saratoga Springs:

145.6
U.S. Average:

285.6

Property crime rate in 2008
Saratoga Springs:

150.9
U.S. Average:

302.2

Property crime rate in 2007
Saratoga Springs:

155.0
U.S. Average:

309.2

Property crime rate in 2006
Saratoga Springs:

153.9
U.S. Average:

317.3

Property crime rate in 2005
Saratoga Springs:

125.1
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: 88 (72 officers - 59 male; 13 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.53
New York average:

3.28

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2019, including police officers: 86 (72 officers - 56 male; 16 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.55
New York average:

3.42

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 83 (71 officers - 57 male; 14 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.51
New York average:

3.33

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2017, including police officers: 80 (69 officers - 55 male; 14 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.47
New York average:

3.28

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 86 (73 officers - 60 male; 13 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.61
New York average:

3.26

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2015, including police officers: 90 (75 officers - 64 male; 11 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.71
New York average:

3.19

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 82 (67 officers - 58 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.44
New York average:

3.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 81 (67 officers - 58 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.47
New York average:

3.20

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 77 (63 officers - 54 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.34
New York average:

3.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 79 (67 officers - 58 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.51
New York average:

3.18

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 78 (65 officers - 57 male; 8 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.44
New York average:

3.23

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2009, including police officers: 78 (65 officers - 57 male; 8 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.23
New York average:

3.25

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2008, including police officers: 86 (72 officers - 63 male; 9 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.47
New York average:

3.36

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2007, including police officers: 89 (71 officers - 63 male; 8 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.46
New York average:

3.30

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2006, including police officers: 87 (71 officers - 64 male; 7 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.53
New York average:

3.32

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2005, including police officers: 86 (71 officers - 64 male; 7 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.56
New York average:

3.39

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 86 (72 officers - 65 male; 7 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.63
New York average:

3.34

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 83 (70 officers - 63 male; 7 female).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.59
New York average:

2.95

Full-time Law Enforcement Employees in Saratoga Springs, NY
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Officers
Full-time Law Enforcement Employees - Civilians

Zip codes: 12833, 12866.