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Total crime 74%
Violent crime 69%
Property crime 75%
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 peopleNew Castle Northwest/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)655 (estimate)1,7102,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.25.0
Rapen/an/an/a34.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a76.181.6
Assaultn/an/an/a191.1250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)117 (estimate)306379
Burglaryn/an/an/a182.4340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,124.21,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a96.8219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)538 (estimate)1,4032,110

Key findings

  • New Castle Northwest crime rates are 74% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in New Castle Northwest are 69% lower than the national average
  • In New Castle Northwest you have a 1 in 153 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • New Castle Northwest is safer than 78% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in New Castle Northwest has decreased by 5%

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

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      Daily Crime In New Castle Northwest (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in New Castle Northwest

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in New Castle Northwest is 1 in 853
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in New Castle Northwest is 1 in 186
      The chance of being a victim of crime in New Castle Northwest is 1 in 153

      Year Over Year Crime In New Castle Northwest (per 100,000 people)

      New Castle Northwest police department

      ItemNew Castle NorthwestPennsylvaniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a14,701558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.83.3

      Sex offenders in Pennsylvania

      StateTotal offendersPennsylvania /100KNational /100K
      Pennsylvania21,558176266
      There are a total of 21,558 sex offenders in Pennsylvania. This yields a total of 176 sex offenders in Pennsylvania per 100,000 residents which is 34% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

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      Portersville, PA257000
      New Beaver, PA1,40707070
      Bessemer, PA1,20094094
      Mercer, PA1,79916053213
      Grove City, PA8,170115395510
      New Wilmington, PA2,340138505643
      Big Beaver, PA1,955124569693
      New Castle Northwest, PA1,051117538655

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      Tonasket, WA1,0511551,4151,571
      Dixfield, ME1,0511221,0141,136
      Center Hill, FL1,05168340408
      Mechanicsville, IA1,052108699807
      Winterville, GA1,050115799914
      New Castle Northwest, PA1,051117538655
      Source: The New Castle Northwest, PA 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.