Reported Annual Crime In Salem

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSalem/100k peopleNew Mexico/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)7,034 (estimate)4,3542,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSalem/100k peopleNew Mexico/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a5.64.9
Rapen/an/an/a80.238.6
Robberyn/an/an/a119.2101.9
Assaultn/an/an/a451.2237.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)1,060 (estimate)656373
Burglaryn/an/an/a819.4491.4
Theftn/an/an/a2,469.11,775.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a408.9220.2
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)5,974 (estimate)3,6972,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Salem is 146% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 19.27 daily crimes that occur in Salem.
  • Salem is safer than 2% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Salem you have a 1 in 15 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Salem has increased by 24%.

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Daily Crime In Salem (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Salem

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Salem is 1 in 95
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Salem is 1 in 17
The chance of being a victim of crime in Salem is 1 in 15

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

Salem police department

ItemSalemNew MexicoNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a3,705556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.43.3

Sex offenders in New Mexico

StateTotal offendersNew Mexico /100KNational /100K
New Mexico3,160156222
There are a total of 3,160 sex offenders in New Mexico. This yields a total of 156 sex offenders in New Mexico per 100,000 residents which is 30% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Hatch, NM1,8301251,4411,566
Arrey, NM3939865,5586,544
Salem, NM9571,0605,9747,034

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Elmwood, WI9574132,6663,080
Glasgow, OR9572252,5452,769
Avoca, NY9575842,4673,051
Wishek, ND9570404404
Lake Quivira, KS9571581,0991,256
Salem, NM9571,0605,9747,034
Source: The Salem, NM 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.