Reported Annual Crime In Lincoln

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLincoln/100k peopleNebraska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,381 (estimate)2,5802,756
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLincoln/100k peopleNebraska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a2.25.3
Rapen/an/an/a62.041.7
Robberyn/an/an/a50.498.0
Assaultn/an/an/a191.2248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)401 (estimate)306394
Burglaryn/an/an/a337.1430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,666.01,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a271.0237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,980 (estimate)2,2742,362

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Lincoln is 23% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.26 daily crimes that occur in Lincoln.
  • Lincoln is safer than 24% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Lincoln you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Lincoln has decreased by 7%.

Compare Lincoln, NE Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Lincoln (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Lincoln (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lincoln

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lincoln is 1 in 250
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lincoln is 1 in 34
The chance of being a victim of crime in Lincoln is 1 in 30

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

Lincoln police department

ItemLincolnNebraskaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4142,523558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.62.13.3
There are a total of 414 Lincoln police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 26.1% less than the Nebraska average and 51.8% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Nebraska

StateTotal offendersNebraska /100KNational /100K
Nebraska4,949281222
There are a total of 4,949 sex offenders in Nebraska. This yields a total of 281 sex offenders in Nebraska per 100,000 residents which is 27% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Hickman, NE1,891100745845
Waverly, NE3,6861229081,030
Eagle, NE1,0191239181,041
Woodland Hills, NE1491249191,042
Walton, NE2841249191,042
Yankee Hill, NE3781561,1601,316
Crete, NE7,0896511,7822,432
Lincoln, NE273,0184012,9803,381

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Henderson, NV277,8721851,8332,018
Plano, TX279,0881501,7341,884
Newark, NJ280,1398962,3953,291
Toledo, OH280,8549564,0044,960
Greensboro, NC282,1777253,5624,288
Lincoln, NE273,0184012,9803,381
Source: The Lincoln, NE 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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