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Total crime 13%
Violent crime 18%
Property crime 19%
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, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHerkimer/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,158 (estimate)1,7322,489
Murdern/an/an/a2.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a33.842.6
Robberyn/an/an/a92.981.6
Assaultn/an/an/a229.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)447 (estimate)359379
Burglaryn/an/an/a141.9340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,166.11,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a65.3219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,711 (estimate)1,3732,110

Key findings

  • Herkimer crime rates are 13% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Herkimer are 18% higher than the national average
  • In Herkimer you have a 1 in 47 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Herkimer is safer than 26% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Herkimer has decreased by 3%

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The Herkimer crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Herkimer as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Herkimer crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Herkimer (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Herkimer

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Herkimer is 1 in 224
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Herkimer is 1 in 59
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Herkimer is 1 in 47

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

      Herkimer police department

      ItemHerkimerNew YorkNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)22109,351558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.93.3

      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
      Washington Mills, NY1,101165630795
      New Hartford, NY2,002174667842
      Richfield Springs, NY1,121192734926
      Chadwicks, NY1,350194741934
      Yorkville, NY2,642206787993
      Frankfort, NY2,5512158241,039
      Dolgeville, NY2,4972178291,045
      Herkimer, NY7,2944471,7112,158

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Lincolnshire, IL7,291132600733
      Auburn, GA7,2913562,4802,836
      New Cumberland, PA7,29055778833
      North Amherst, MA7,2903281,1811,510
      Palmyra, NJ7,2991121,6821,794
      Herkimer, NY7,2944471,7112,158
      Source: The Herkimer, NY crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.