Las Vegas, NV Crime Rates & Statistics

Las Vegas crime information

StatisticLas Vegas /100KNevada /100KNational /100K
Violent crime784608387
Property crime3,1382,8092,859
Total crime index3,9223,4173,246
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  • The Las Vegas crime index is 14% higher than the Nevada average and and the Nevada crime index is 5% higher than the National average.
  • The Las Vegas violent crime rate is 29% higher than the Nevada average and and the Nevada violent crime rate is 57% higher than the National average.
  • The Las Vegas property crime rate is 11% higher than the Nevada average and and the Nevada property crime rate is 1% lower than the National average.

Las Vegas police department

ItemLas VegasNevadaNational
Total police officers4,0505,733505,262
Police officers /1000 residentsn/a2.73.3
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Did you know?

  • Las Vegas is safer than 17.2% of the cities in the nation.
  • The crime rate in Las Vegas is less than 19% of the cities in Nevada.
  • The chance of being a victim of a crime in Las Vegas is 1 in 26.
  • The chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Las Vegas is 1 in 128.
  • The chance of being a victim of a property crime in Las Vegas is 1 in 32.

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Las Vegas violent crime breakdown

CrimeLas VegasLas Vegas /100KNevada /100KNational /100K
Murder76555
Rape596403427
Robbery3,824258178113
Assault7,102480391242

Las Vegas property crime breakdown

CrimeLas VegasLas Vegas /100KNevada /100KNational /100K
Burglary14,220961802670
Theft25,5221,7251,6451,959
Vehichle theft6,685452363230

Sex offenders in Nevada

StateTotal offendersNevada /100KNational /100K
Nevada4,067196222

There are a total of 4,067 sex offenders in Nevada. This yields a total of 196 sex offenders in Nevada per 100,000 residents which is 12% less than the national average.

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Neighborhoods in & around Las Vegas, NV

NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Green Valley Ranch, Henderson8811.2
Westgate, Henderson8612.1
Macdonald Ranch, Henderson8612.6
Green Valley South, Henderson859.9
Whitney Ranch, Henderson858.6
Black Mountain, Henderson8513.6
Gibson Springs, Henderson8410.6
The Lakes, Las Vegas848.9
NeighborhoodScoreMiles
Midway, Henderson8410.2
Green Valley North, Henderson838.2
Lake Las Vegas, Henderson8313
Clark County, Henderson8311.5
Desert Shores, Las Vegas827.4
Calico Ridge, Henderson8212
Buffalo, Las Vegas825.9
Townsite, Henderson8212.5
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Cities near Las Vegas, NV

CityScoreMiles
Summerlin South, NV8410.8
Henderson, NV8312.6
Nellis AFB, NV817
Spring Valley, NV807.3
Paradise, NV795
Enterprise, NV7911.5
Boulder City, NV7821.6
Mount Charleston, NV7731.7
CityScoreMiles
North Las Vegas, NV772.4
Winchester, NV762.6
Blue Diamond, NV7517
Whitney, NV757.5
Sandy Valley, NV7236.8
Sunrise Manor, NV714.7
Nelson, NV6736.5
Indian Springs, NV6640.4
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