Reported Annual Crime In Garner

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGarner/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,178n/a (estimate)4,0222,9092,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGarner/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a3.45.85.3
Rapen/an/an/a26.441.7
Robbery32n/a109.391.098.0
Assault63n/a215.1240.5248.9
Violent crime96n/a (estimate)328364383
Burglary217n/a740.9630.6430.4
Theft822n/a2,806.71,760.91,694.4
Vehicle theft43n/a146.8153.8237.4
Property crime1,082n/a (estimate)3,6942,5452,362
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Garner, NC. The total number of reported crimes in Garner, NC is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Garner, NC crime rate is 38% higher than the North Carolina average and is 47% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Garner, NC has a violent crime rate that is 10% lower than the North Carolina average and 14% lower than the national average. For property crime, Garner, NC is 45% higher than the North Carolina average and 56% higher than the national average.

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The Garner crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Garner 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 Garner crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Garner is 47% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.02 daily crimes that occur in Garner.
  • Garner is safer than 29% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Garner you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Garner has decreased by 3%.

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Compare Garner, NC Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Garner (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Garner, NC on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of North Carolina. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Garner, NC (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to North Carolina state wide, are 1.38 times more than the state average and 1.47 times more than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Garner, NC on a daily bases are 1.11 times less than than North Carolina average and 1.17 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Garner, NC are 1.45 times more than the daily state average and 1.56 times more than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Garner (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Garner, NC compared to other areas of North Carolina, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Garner, NC safer than 49% when compared to other North Carolina cities, and 29% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in North Carolina, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Garner, NC. At this time, Garner, NC sees a below average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Garner

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Garner is 1 in 306
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Garner is 1 in 28
The chance of being a victim of crime in Garner is 1 in 25
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Garner, NC? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Garner, NC, then there is a 1 in 306 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 28. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 25 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Garner, NC.

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

Determining whether Garner, NC is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Garner, NC has increased by 112% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has decreased by 8% year over year. Total crimes for Garner, NC has decreased by 3% in the same time frame.

Garner police department

ItemGarnerNorth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)7014,511558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.64.83.3
There are a total of 70 Garner police officers. This results in 2.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 45.4% less than the North Carolina average and 19.8% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in North Carolina

StateTotal offendersNorth Carolina /100KNational /100K
North Carolina21,070256222
There are a total of 21,070 sex offenders in North Carolina. This yields a total of 256 sex offenders in North Carolina per 100,000 residents which is 15% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Holly Springs, NC30,12646908954
Cary, NC155,822641,0751,139
Apex, NC43,893491,3081,357
Wendell, NC6,298581,3621,420
Fuquay-Varina, NC22,7221201,3711,491
Wilson's Mills, NC2,4331951,3631,558
Morrisville, NC22,600731,5871,660
Garner, NC27,6253283,6944,022

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Kirkwood, MO27,6141011,2821,383
Marshalltown, IA27,6373892,8203,209
Middletown, NY27,6013732,3832,757
Frankfort, KY27,5983573,3643,721
Crofton, MD27,6633851,7132,099
Garner, NC27,6253283,6944,022
Source: The Garner, NC crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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