Reported Annual Crime In Camden

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCamden/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,294 (estimate)1,7902,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCamden/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a4.25.3
Rapen/an/an/a16.240.4
Robberyn/an/an/a100.4102.8
Assaultn/an/an/a124.2248.5
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)451 (estimate)245386
Burglaryn/an/an/a282.7468.9
Theftn/an/an/a1,135.21,745.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a126.6236.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,843 (estimate)1,5452,451
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The Camden crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Camden as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Camden crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Camden is 16% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.02 daily crimes that occur in Camden.
  • Camden is safer than 23% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Camden you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Camden has decreased by 5%.

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Daily Crime In Camden (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Camden

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Camden is 1 in 222
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Camden is 1 in 36
The chance of being a victim of crime in Camden is 1 in 31

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

Camden police department

ItemCamdenNew JerseyNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)31514,540558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.15.73.3
There are a total of 315 Camden police officers. This results in 4.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 28.3% less than the New Jersey average and 24.7% 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.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Pine Valley, NJ4000
Wyncote, PA3,12360332392
Voorhees, NJ1,39563399463
Flourtown, PA4,71582453535
Eddington, PA1,87783460543
Fox Chase, PA1,28085470555
Cornwells Heights, PA1,38487477564
Camden, NJ76,0054512,8433,294

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Kalamazoo, MI75,8851,2114,2175,427
Upland, CA75,8513162,9903,306
Springdale, AR76,1886063,5964,202
Arlington Heights, IL75,721769491,025
Albany, GA75,6571,1744,8706,045
Camden, NJ76,0054512,8433,294
Source: The Camden, 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.