A
Total crime 43%
Violent crime 65%
Property crime 39%
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 peopleJohn Day/100k peopleOregon/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,413 (estimate)3,0152,489
Murdern/an/an/a2.85.0
Rapen/an/an/a42.242.6
Robberyn/an/an/a54.081.6
Assaultn/an/an/a185.5250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)133 (estimate)284379
Burglaryn/an/an/a349.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a2,021.51,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a360.0219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,280 (estimate)2,7312,110

Key findings

  • John Day crime rates are 43% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in John Day are 65% lower than the national average
  • In John Day you have a 1 in 71 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • John Day is safer than 64% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in John Day has decreased by 5%

John Day crime map

  • Lower crime
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  • Higher crime
  • No data available
Crime map data by SpotCrime. Sign up for local SpotCrime alerts.
The John Day crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in John Day 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 John Day crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Safest Places to Live in and Around John Day

See all the best places to live around John Day

Compare John Day, OR Crime

      vs
      How would you rate the amount of crime in John Day?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      Do you feel safe walking alone at night in John Day?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all John Day poll results

      Daily Crime In John Day (per 100,000 people)

      How Safe is John Day (higher is better)

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in John Day

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in John Day is 1 in 752
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in John Day is 1 in 79
      The chance of being a victim of crime in John Day is 1 in 71

      Year Over Year Crime In John Day (per 100,000 people)

      John Day police department

      ItemJohn DayOregonNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)105,156558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents5.72.23.3
      There are a total of 10 John Day police officers. This results in 5.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 157.6% greater than the Oregon average and 75.6% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Oregon

      StateTotal offendersOregon /100KNational /100K
      Oregon88324266
      There are a total of 883 sex offenders in Oregon. This yields a total of 24 sex offenders in Oregon per 100,000 residents which is 91% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Canyon City, OR8054033,8804,283
      Prairie City, OR8684214,0454,465
      Mount Vernon, OR6014484,3114,759
      John Day, OR1,7211331,2801,413

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bayou L'Ourse, LA1,7212731,5741,848
      Marble Hill, MO1,721681,3671,435
      Le Grand, CA1,7212481,3091,556
      Harwich Port, MA1,72195340434
      West Homestead, PA1,7202128461,058
      John Day, OR1,7211331,2801,413
      Source: The John Day, OR 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.