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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidentsRio Grande/100k peopleAlbuquerque/100k peopleNew Mexico/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime33,655n/a (estimate)5,9893,9452,489
Murder84n/a14.98.65.0
Rape486n/a86.561.442.6
Robbery1,699n/a302.4111.681.6
Assault5,327n/a948.0650.5250.2
Violent crime7,596n/a (estimate)1,352832379
Burglaryn/an/an/a696.8340.5
Theft20,634n/a3,672.11,988.81,549.5
Vehicle theft5,425n/a965.4427.2219.9
Property crime26,059n/a (estimate)4,6373,1132,110

Key findings

  • Rio Grande crime rates are equal to the national average
  • Violent crimes in Rio Grande are equal to the national average
  • In Rio Grande you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Rio Grande is safer than 93% of the cities in New Mexico
  • Year over year crime in Albuquerque has decreased by 21%

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

      Albuquerque police department

      ItemRio GrandeAlbuquerqueNew Mexico
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,4133,705
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.64.4

      Sex offenders in New Mexico

      StateTotal offendersNew Mexico /100KNational /100K
      New Mexico3,129155266
      There are a total of 3,129 sex offenders in New Mexico. This yields a total of 155 sex offenders in New Mexico per 100,000 residents which is 42% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Sandia Heights, NM3,319158593751
      Corrales, NM8,474138711849
      Placitas, NM4,8532168091,025
      Carnuel, NM1,8392529421,193
      Los Ranchos de Albuquerque, NM6,0692711,0121,283
      Rio Rancho, NM92,9661901,4841,674
      Indian Hills, NM1,2654161,5581,974
      Albuquerque, NM556,8591,3524,6375,989

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Tucson, AZ527,5866883,2723,960
      Milwaukee, WI598,6721,3322,5553,887
      Fresno, CA513,8075553,3453,900
      Louisville, KY611,5736873,8914,578
      Las Vegas, NV613,2955312,7723,303
      Albuquerque, NM556,8591,3524,6375,989
      Source: The Rio Grande, Albuquerque, NM crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.