Reported Annual Crime In Raleigh

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRaleigh/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,025 (estimate)3,0972,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRaleigh/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a5.14.9
Rapen/an/an/a26.738.6
Robberyn/an/an/a87.9101.9
Assaultn/an/an/a227.3237.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)339 (estimate)347373
Burglaryn/an/an/a745.2491.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,871.11,775.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a133.8220.2
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,686 (estimate)2,7502,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Raleigh is 6% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.29 daily crimes that occur in Raleigh.
  • Raleigh is safer than 32% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Raleigh you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Raleigh has decreased by 32%.

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Daily Crime In Raleigh (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Raleigh

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Raleigh is 1 in 296
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Raleigh is 1 in 38
The chance of being a victim of crime in Raleigh is 1 in 34

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

Raleigh police department

ItemRaleighNorth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)85814,511556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.04.83.3
There are a total of 858 Raleigh police officers. This results in 2.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 57.3% less than the North Carolina average and 37.6% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in North Carolina

StateTotal offendersNorth Carolina /100KNational /100K
North Carolina21,070256222
There are a total of 21,070 sex offenders in North Carolina. This yields a total of 256 sex offenders in North Carolina per 100,000 residents which is 15% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Holly Springs, NC27,33957907964
Cary, NC146,041511,1871,237
Apex, NC40,6311631,2941,457
Morrisville, NC20,728671,6241,691
Rolesville, NC4,5301091,7721,881
Raleigh, NC423,2873392,6863,025

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Miami, FL416,4321,0214,3675,389
Colorado Springs, CO433,5474383,6484,086
Omaha, NE435,4545153,5964,111
Atlanta, GA440,6411,1205,4996,619
Oakland, CA402,3391,4435,8577,299
Raleigh, NC423,2873392,6863,025
Source: The Raleigh, NC 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.