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Total crime 92%
Violent crime 90%
Property crime 93%
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLong Beach/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime59n/a (estimate)1761,7752,346
Murder0n/a0.04.26.5
Rape0n/a0.028.338.4
Robbery6n/a17.990.673.9
Assault7n/a20.9240.7279.7
Violent crime13n/a (estimate)39364388
Burglary4n/a12.0165.5314.2
Theft39n/a116.61,143.61,398.0
Vehicle theft3n/a9.0101.7246.0
Property crime46n/a (estimate)1371,4111,958

Key findings

  • Long Beach crime rates are 92% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Long Beach are 90% lower than the national average
  • In Long Beach you have a 1 in 568 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Long Beach is safer than 93% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Long Beach has decreased by 30%

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

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      Daily Crime In Long Beach (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Long Beach, New York is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for Long Beach are 10.06 times less than the New York average and 13.31 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in Long Beach are 9.36 times less than than New York and 9.98 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Long Beach are 10.26 times less than than New York and 14.24 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is Long Beach (higher is better)

      When comparing the safety of Long Beach to every other city in New York, as well as the entirety of the United States, is Long Beach safe? The gauges above illustrate that Long Beach is safer than 94% of every city located within New York along with 93% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in New York and in the United States as a whole. As a result, Long Beach, NY is ranked above average when compared to the rest of the US cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Long Beach

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Long Beach is 1 in 2574
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Long Beach is 1 in 728
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Long Beach is 1 in 568
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Long Beach? If you reside in Long Beach, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 2574. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 728 change that you will become a victim of a property crime. These sorts of crimes against personal property include: burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Long Beach, is 1 in 568.

      Year Over Year Crime In Long Beach (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for Long Beach is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in Long Beach has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 32% in Long Beach, while property crimes in Long Beach have decreased by 30%. Total crime has decreased by 30% year over year.

      Long Beach police department

      ItemLong BeachNew YorkNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)91109,351558,732
      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Great Neck Gardens, NY1,27851198249
      Point Lookout, NY1,12851198249
      Roslyn Estates, NY1,20051198249
      Bellerose, NY1,31851198249
      Hewlett Harbor, NY1,24751198249
      Kensington, NY1,17651198249
      Atlantic Beach, NY1,57451198249
      Long Beach, NY33,67039137176

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Salisbury, NC33,6747373,5784,315
      Riviera Beach, FL33,6831,1963,2804,475
      Dalton, GA33,6535282,6503,179
      Butte-Silver Bow, MT33,7086052,7313,336
      Pikesville, MD33,6253541,4231,777
      Long Beach, NY33,67039137176
      Source: The Long Beach, NY crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.