Reported Annual Crime In Glen Ridge

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGlen Ridge/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime162n/a (estimate)2,1181,7902,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGlen Ridge/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.25.3
Rape0n/a0.016.240.4
Robbery3n/a39.2100.4102.8
Assault1n/a13.1124.2248.5
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)52245386
Burglary46n/a601.5282.7468.9
Theft110n/a1,438.51,135.21,745.0
Vehicle theft2n/a26.2126.6236.9
Property crime158n/a (estimate)2,0661,5452,451
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Glen Ridge, 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 Glen Ridge, 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 Glen Ridge, NJ averages 18% higher than the rest of New Jersey while the rate of crime on a national scale is 25% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Glen Ridge, NJ is 79% lower than the average rate of crime in New Jersey and 86% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 34% higher than the remainder of the state of New Jersey and 16% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Glen Ridge, NJ area.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Northvale, NJ4,7250103103
Rockleigh, NJ5080189189
Harrington Park, NJ4,73621186207
Norwood, NJ5,76917222239
New Milford, NJ16,52412244256
Ho-Ho-Kus, NJ4,1250336336
Cresskill, NJ8,66923329352
Glen Ridge, NJ7,606522,0662,118

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Glen Ridge is 25% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.8 daily crimes that occur in Glen Ridge.
  • Glen Ridge is safer than 54% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Glen Ridge you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Glen Ridge has decreased by 10%.

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Daily Crime In Glen Ridge (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Glen Ridge, NJ per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for New Jersey and on a national scale. In Glen Ridge, NJ the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 1.18 times more than the New Jersey average and 1.34 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Glen Ridge, NJ is 4.68 times less than the New Jersey average and 7.39 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Glen Ridge, NJ has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.34 times more than the New Jersey average and 1.19 times less than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Glen Ridge (higher is better)

How safe is Glen Ridge, NJ compared to other cities in New Jersey and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Glen Ridge, NJ is safer than 29% of the cities in New Jersey and 54% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in New Jersey and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Glen Ridge, NJ. Overall, Glen Ridge, NJ is ranked above average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Glen Ridge

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Glen Ridge is 1 in 1912
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Glen Ridge is 1 in 49
The chance of being a victim of crime in Glen Ridge is 1 in 48
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Glen Ridge, NJ? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Glen Ridge, NJ you have a 1 in 1912 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 49 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Glen Ridge, NJ.

Year Over Year Crime In Glen Ridge (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether Glen Ridge, NJ is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Glen Ridge, NJ has decreased by 69% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 6% year over year. Total crimes for Glen Ridge, NJ has decreased by 10% in the same time frame.

Glen Ridge police department

ItemGlen RidgeNew JerseyNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)2714,540556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.65.73.3
There are a total of 27 Glen Ridge police officers. This results in 3.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 37% less than the New Jersey average and 9.1% greater 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.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Orange Lake, NY7,6063281,3501,679
Freeland, MI7,6083551,4771,831
Ridgefield, CT7,5998284292
Calipatria, CA7,5996253,5834,208
Glenside, PA7,6141618871,048
Glen Ridge, NJ7,606522,0662,118
Source: The Glen Ridge, NJ 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.