Reported Annual Crime In Dunellen

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDunellen/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime131n/a (estimate)1,7581,8822,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleDunellen/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.14.9
Rape0n/a0.015.338.6
Robbery4n/a53.7108.6101.9
Assault3n/a40.3127.4237.8
Violent crime7n/a (estimate)94255373
Burglary23n/a308.6312.1491.4
Theft97n/a1,301.71,182.91,775.4
Vehicle theft4n/a53.7131.5220.2
Property crime124n/a (estimate)1,6641,6272,487
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Dunellen, NJ is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Dunellen, NJ. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Dunellen, NJ averages 7% lower than the rest of New Jersey while the rate of crime on a national scale is 39% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Dunellen, NJ is 63% lower than the average rate of crime in New Jersey and 75% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 2% higher than the remainder of the state of New Jersey and 33% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Dunellen, NJ area.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Dunellen is 39% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 4.82 daily crimes that occur in Dunellen.
  • Dunellen is safer than 69% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Dunellen you have a 1 in 57 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Dunellen has decreased by 22%.

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Daily Crime In Dunellen (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Dunellen, NJ for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for New Jersey as well as those across America as a whole. The Dunellen, NJ total amount of daily offenses is 1.07 times less than the New Jersey average and 1.63 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Dunellen, NJ is 2.72 times less than the New Jersey average, and it is 3.97 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Dunellen, NJ has a daily crime figure that is 1.02 times more than the New Jersey average and 1.49 times less than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Dunellen (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Dunellen, NJ compared to other areas of New Jersey, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Dunellen, NJ safer than 45% when compared to other New Jersey cities, and 69% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in New Jersey, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Dunellen, NJ. At this time, Dunellen, NJ sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dunellen

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dunellen is 1 in 1065
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dunellen is 1 in 61
The chance of being a victim of crime in Dunellen is 1 in 57
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Dunellen, NJ? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Dunellen, NJ your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 1065. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 61 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 Dunellen, NJ is 1 in 57.

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

The year over year crime rate for Dunellen, NJ is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Dunellen, NJ has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 57% in Dunellen, NJ, while property crimes in Dunellen, NJ have decreased by 18%. Crimes in total for Dunellen, NJ have decreased by 22% year over year.

Dunellen police department

ItemDunellenNew JerseyNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1614,540556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.25.73.3
There are a total of 16 Dunellen police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 61.3% less than the New Jersey average and 32.9% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in New Jersey

StateTotal offendersNew Jersey /100KNational /100K
New Jersey3,92447222
There are a total of 3,924 sex offenders in New Jersey. This yields a total of 47 sex offenders in New Jersey per 100,000 residents which is 79% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Ten Mile Run, NJ1,77436228264
Mendham, NJ5,00860260320
Middlebush, NJ2,34147298345
Mountainside, NJ6,76515394408
Griggstown, NJ1,01158373431
Dunellen, NJ7,317941,6641,758

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Raritan, NJ7,318591,4101,470
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Dunellen, NJ7,317941,6641,758
Source: The Dunellen, NJ crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. 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.