Reported Annual Crime In Beacon

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBeacon/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime286n/a (estimate)2,0011,9222,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBeacon/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a7.03.25.3
Rape5n/a35.031.740.4
Robbery13n/a91.0113.0102.8
Assault25n/a174.9228.3248.5
Violent crime44n/a (estimate)308376386
Burglary23n/a160.9201.7468.9
Theft213n/a1,490.41,271.01,745.0
Vehicle theft6n/a42.072.9236.9
Property crime242n/a (estimate)1,6931,5462,451
When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Beacon, NY. All reported Beacon, NY crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Beacon, NY overall crime rate is 4% higher than in comparison to the New York average; and is also 29% lower than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Beacon, NY, the rate is 18% lower than compared to the New York average, and 20% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Beacon, NY comes in at 10% higher than to the average seen in New York, and 31% lower than the overall national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Crompond, NY2,36459243301
Merritt Park, NY1,44666273339
Cold Spring, NY1,83184347431
Shenorock, NY1,58998402499
Lincolndale, NY1,629102421524
Cornwall-on-Hudson, NY2,998104426530
Heritage Hills, NY4,174105430535
Beacon, NY14,4373081,6932,001

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Beacon is 29% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.48 daily crimes that occur in Beacon.
  • Beacon is safer than 35% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Beacon you have a 1 in 50 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Beacon has decreased by 6%.

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Daily Crime In Beacon (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Beacon, NY per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for New York and on a national scale. In Beacon, NY the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 1.04 times more than the New York average and 1.42 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Beacon, NY is 1.22 times less than the New York average and 1.25 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Beacon, NY has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.10 times more than the New York average and 1.45 times less than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Beacon (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Beacon, NY compared to every other city in New York as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Beacon, NY ranks safer than 47% of every city located within New York along with 35% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in New York and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Beacon, NY. As a result, Beacon, NY is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Beacon

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Beacon is 1 in 325
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Beacon is 1 in 60
The chance of being a victim of crime in Beacon is 1 in 50
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Beacon, NY? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Beacon, NY your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 325. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 60 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Beacon, NY is 1 in 50.

Year Over Year Crime In Beacon (per 100,000 people)

A good indicator of whether Beacon, NY is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Beacon, NY has decreased by 21%, while the property crime rate in Beacon, NY has decreased by 2% year over year. The number of total crimes in Beacon, NY has decreased by 6% year over year.

Beacon police department

ItemBeaconNew YorkNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)34109,351556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.22.93.3
There are a total of 34 Beacon police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 24.2% less than the New York average and 33.5% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in New York

StateTotal offendersNew York /100KNational /100K
New York21,601118222
There are a total of 21,601 sex offenders in New York. This yields a total of 118 sex offenders in New York per 100,000 residents which is 47% less than the national average.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Moorestown-Lenola, NJ14,4361569831,139
Harrison, NJ14,4362602,2492,508
Druid Hills, GA14,4391521,1441,296
Hawaiian Gardens, CA14,4324982,0812,579
Lindenhurst, IL14,41221493514
Beacon, NY14,4373081,6932,001
Source: The Beacon, NY crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.