Reported Annual Crime In Harrison

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHarrison/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime335n/a (estimate)2,1171,8822,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHarrison/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.14.9
Rape3n/a19.015.338.6
Robbery16n/a101.1108.6101.9
Assault21n/a132.7127.4237.8
Violent crime40n/a (estimate)253255373
Burglary29n/a183.3312.1491.4
Theft234n/a1,478.91,182.91,775.4
Vehicle theft32n/a202.2131.5220.2
Property crime295n/a (estimate)1,8641,6272,487
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Harrison, NJ is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 13% higher than the average of crimes committed in New Jersey. It is also 26% lower than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Harrison, NJ shows a crime rate that is 1% lower than the New Jersey average. The crime rate is also 32% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Harrison, NJ is shown to be 15% higher than the New Jersey average and 25% lower than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Harrison is 26% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.8 daily crimes that occur in Harrison.
  • Harrison is safer than 47% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Harrison you have a 1 in 48 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Harrison has increased by 7%.

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Daily Crime In Harrison (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Harrison, NJ is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for New Jersey and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Harrison, NJ are 1.13 times more than the New Jersey average and 1.35 times less than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Harrison, NJ are 1.01 times less than than New Jersey and 1.47 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Harrison, NJ are 1.15 times more than than New Jersey and 1.33 times less than the national average.

How Safe is Harrison (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Harrison, NJ compared to other areas of New Jersey, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Harrison, NJ safer than 23% when compared to other New Jersey cities, and 47% 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 Harrison, NJ. At this time, Harrison, NJ sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Harrison

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Harrison is 1 in 396
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Harrison is 1 in 54
The chance of being a victim of crime in Harrison is 1 in 48
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Harrison, NJ? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Harrison, NJ, you have a 1 in 396 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 54. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Harrison, NJ is 1 in 48.

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

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Harrison, NJ is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Harrison, NJ has increased by 2%, while the property crime rate in Harrison, NJ has increased by 8% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Harrison, NJ has increased by 7% with regards to total crimes year over year.

Harrison police department

ItemHarrisonNew JerseyNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4914,540556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.55.73.3
There are a total of 49 Harrison police officers. This results in 3.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 37.4% less than the New Jersey average and 8.4% 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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Wood-Ridge, NJ8,24935347381
Cresskill, NJ8,66911375387
Mountainside, NJ6,76515394408
Ridgefield, NJ11,19126388415
New Milford, NJ16,52418412430
Harrison, NJ14,4362531,8642,117

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Moorestown-Lenola, NJ14,4361621,0351,197
Beacon, NY14,4373891,7332,121
Druid Hills, GA14,4391441,1511,295
Hawaiian Gardens, CA14,4325882,1742,762
Bridgetown, OH14,4122752,4402,715
Harrison, NJ14,4362531,8642,117
Source: The Harrison, 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.