The table above illustrates an overview of the annual crime reported in Memphis, TN. These figures on reported criminal activity in Memphis, TN, based on a reported crime per 100,000 citizens, is shown in order to compare these rates across disparate categories. You will notice that the crimes collected here, for comparison purposes, have been separated between violent crimes and those involving or threatening property. According to the annual crime data, the crime rate in Memphis, TN is 114% higher than the average of the whole of the state of Tennessee, and when compared with the national average, is 163% higher than. When looking at violent crimes, Memphis, TN has 188% higher than violent crime rate than Tennessee average, while remaining 371% higher than the national average. In property crime, Memphis, TN is 97% higher than the average of Tennessee and is 130% higher than the national average.