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Total crime 60%
Violent crime 136%
Property crime 46%
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. Data from local enforcement agencies is analyzed and algorithms are applied to estimate the number of crimes in the area.
StatisticReportedincidentsRiverside Park/100k peopleBuffalo/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime10,8313,983 (estimate)4,2361,7322,489
Murder47n/a18.42.95.0
Rape121n/a47.333.842.6
Robbery802n/a313.792.981.6
Assault1,563n/a611.3229.0250.2
Violent crime2,533894 (estimate)991359379
Burglary1,610n/a629.7141.9340.5
Theft6,009n/a2,350.11,166.11,549.5
Vehicle theft679n/a265.665.3219.9
Property crime8,2983,089 (estimate)3,2451,3732,110

Key findings

  • Riverside Park crime rates are 60% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Riverside Park are 136% higher than the national average
  • In Riverside Park you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Riverside Park is safer than 26% of the cities in New York
  • Year over year crime in Buffalo has decreased by 13%

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      Daily Crime In Riverside Park (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Riverside Park

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Riverside Park is 1 in 112
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Riverside Park is 1 in 33
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Riverside Park is 1 in 26

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

      Buffalo police department

      ItemRiverside ParkBuffaloNew York
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a923109,351
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.52.9

      Sex offenders in New York

      StateTotal offendersNew York /100KNational /100K
      New York25,064137266
      There are a total of 25,064 sex offenders in New York. This yields a total of 137 sex offenders in New York per 100,000 residents which is 48% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Billington Heights, NY1,358135515649
      Clarence Center, NY2,341144550694
      Elma Center, NY2,701144550694
      Rapids, NY1,590161616777
      Wanakah, NY2,921173661834
      Orchard Park, NY3,197176671847
      Sanborn, NY1,287177677854
      Buffalo, NY258,9899913,2454,236

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Chula Vista, CA260,5983281,3861,715
      Fort Wayne, IN260,9543622,7613,123
      Jersey City, NJ261,6665231,9042,427
      Orlando, FL263,3067384,8275,565
      St. Petersburg, FL253,5855953,2103,805
      Buffalo, NY258,9899913,2454,236
      Source: The Riverside Park, Buffalo, NY 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.