Reported Annual Crime In Rockaway

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRockaway/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime90n/a (estimate)1,3911,7902,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRockaway/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.25.3
Rape0n/a0.016.240.4
Robbery4n/a61.8100.4102.8
Assault0n/a0.0124.2248.5
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)62245386
Burglary12n/a185.4282.7468.9
Theft71n/a1,097.21,135.21,745.0
Vehicle theft3n/a46.4126.6236.9
Property crime86n/a (estimate)1,3291,5452,451
The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Rockaway, NJ. These figures on reported criminal activity in Rockaway, NJ, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Rockaway, NJ is 22% lower than the average of the whole of the state of New Jersey, and when compared with the national average, is 51% lower than. When looking at violent crimes, Rockaway, NJ has 75% lower than violent crime rate than New Jersey average, while remaining 84% lower than the national average. In property crime, Rockaway, NJ is 14% lower than the average of New Jersey and is 46% lower than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Mendham, NJ5,00840341382
North Caldwell, NJ6,4070431431
Long Valley, NJ1,68261383444
New Providence, NJ12,3148449457
Kinnelon, NJ10,34939434473
Ogdensburg, NJ2,3480485485
Caldwell, NJ7,86476416492
Rockaway, NJ6,480621,3291,391

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Rockaway is 51% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.81 daily crimes that occur in Rockaway.
  • Rockaway is safer than 77% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Rockaway you have a 1 in 72 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Rockaway has increased by 24%.

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Daily Crime In Rockaway (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Rockaway, NJ per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for New Jersey as well as national figures. In Rockaway, NJ the total number of daily crimes is 1.29 times less than the New Jersey average and 2.04 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Rockaway, NJ are 3.96 times less than the New Jersey average and 6.25 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Rockaway, NJ has a daily crime rate that is 1.16 times less than the New Jersey average and 1.84 times less than the daily national average.

How Safe is Rockaway (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the Rockaway, NJ area in comparison to other New Jersey communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Rockaway, NJ being safer than 51% of cities in New Jersey and 77% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking New Jersey cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Rockaway, NJ. In conclusion, Rockaway, NJ now ranks above average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Rockaway

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Rockaway is 1 in 1618
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Rockaway is 1 in 76
The chance of being a victim of crime in Rockaway is 1 in 72
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Rockaway, NJ? 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 Rockaway, NJ, then there is a 1 in 1618 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 76. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 72 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Rockaway, NJ.

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

The year over year crime rate for Rockaway, NJ is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in Rockaway, NJ has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have not changed in Rockaway, NJ, while property crimes in Rockaway, NJ have increased by 18%. Crimes in total for Rockaway, NJ have increased by 24% year over year.

Rockaway police department

ItemRockawayNew JerseyNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1514,540556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.35.73.3
There are a total of 15 Rockaway police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 59.2% less than the New Jersey average and 29.4% less 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
Hewlett, NY6,481178734912
Seaside, OR6,4811837,4897,672
Ambler, PA6,4811531,0281,182
East Foothills, CA6,479145830975
Millersville, TN6,4814158891,304
Rockaway, NJ6,480621,3291,391
Source: The Rockaway, 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.