Reported Annual Crime In Peekskill

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePeekskill/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime322n/a (estimate)1,3321,9842,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePeekskill/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a4.13.14.9
Rape1n/a4.130.738.6
Robbery12n/a49.6120.9101.9
Assault25n/a103.4225.0237.8
Violent crime39n/a (estimate)161380373
Burglary23n/a95.2223.7491.4
Theft253n/a1,046.71,303.01,775.4
Vehicle theft7n/a29.077.4220.2
Property crime283n/a (estimate)1,1711,6042,487
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Peekskill, NY 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 Peekskill, NY. 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 Peekskill, NY averages 33% lower than the rest of New York while the rate of crime on a national scale is 53% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Peekskill, NY is 58% lower than the average rate of crime in New York and 57% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 27% lower than the remainder of the state of New York and 53% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Peekskill, NY area.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Peekskill is 53% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.65 daily crimes that occur in Peekskill.
  • Peekskill is safer than 66% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Peekskill you have a 1 in 76 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Peekskill has increased by 32%.

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Daily Crime In Peekskill (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Peekskill, NY for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for New York as well as those across America as a whole. The Peekskill, NY total amount of daily offenses is 1.49 times less than the New York average and 2.15 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Peekskill, NY is 2.35 times less than the New York average, and it is 2.31 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Peekskill, NY has a daily crime figure that is 1.37 times less than the New York average and 2.12 times less than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Peekskill (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the Peekskill, NY area in comparison to other New York communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Peekskill, NY being safer than 84% of cities in New York and 66% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking New York cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Peekskill, NY. In conclusion, Peekskill, NY now ranks above average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Peekskill

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Peekskill is 1 in 620
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Peekskill is 1 in 86
The chance of being a victim of crime in Peekskill is 1 in 76
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Peekskill, NY? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Peekskill, NY, then there is a 1 in 620 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 86. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 76 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Peekskill, NY.

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

An ideal indicator of whether Peekskill, NY is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Peekskill, NY has decreased by 28% and the rate of property crime in Peekskill, NY has increased by 49%. The total crime rate in Peekskill, NY has increased by 32% year to year.

Peekskill police department

ItemPeekskillNew YorkNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)70109,351556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.92.93.3
There are a total of 70 Peekskill police officers. This results in 2.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 2.2% greater than the New York average and 10.3% 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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Katonah, NY1,78153225278
Golden's Bridge, NY1,55953225278
Chappaqua, NY1,17053225278
Upper Nyack, NY2,02060252311
Crompond, NY2,36460252311
Peekskill, NY23,8751611,1711,332

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City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
West Puente Valley, CA23,8685883,6154,203
Muscatine, IA23,8575442,6173,161
Watertown, WI23,8992551,6231,878
Terrytown, LA23,9005743,5664,141
Canton, GA23,8411461,7541,900
Peekskill, NY23,8751611,1711,332
Source: The Peekskill, NY 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.