Reported Annual Crime In West Wildwood

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWest Wildwood/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime20n/a (estimate)3,5341,7902,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWest Wildwood/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.04.25.3
Rape0n/a0.016.240.4
Robbery0n/a0.0100.4102.8
Assault2n/a353.4124.2248.5
Violent crime2n/a (estimate)353245386
Burglary8n/a1,413.4282.7468.9
Theft9n/a1,590.11,135.21,745.0
Vehicle theft1n/a176.7126.6236.9
Property crime18n/a (estimate)3,1801,5452,451

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West Wildwood, NJ5223533,1803,534

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in West Wildwood is 25% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.68 daily crimes that occur in West Wildwood.
  • West Wildwood is safer than 28% of the cities in the United States.
  • In West Wildwood you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in West Wildwood has decreased by 19%.

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Daily Crime In West Wildwood (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in West Wildwood

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in West Wildwood is 1 in 283
The chance of being a victim of property crime in West Wildwood is 1 in 32
The chance of being a victim of crime in West Wildwood is 1 in 29

Year Over Year Crime In West Wildwood (per 100,000 people)

West Wildwood police department

ItemWest WildwoodNew JerseyNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)614,540556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents10.05.73.3
There are a total of 6 West Wildwood police officers. This results in 10.0 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 76.3% greater than the New Jersey average and 205.1% greater 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.

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West Wildwood, NJ5223533,1803,534
Source: The West Wildwood, 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.