When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Newark, NJ. All reported Newark, NJ crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Newark, NJ overall crime rate is 78% higher than in comparison to the New Jersey average; and is also 12% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Newark, NJ, the rate is 282% higher than compared to the New Jersey average, and 143% higher than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Newark, NJ comes in at 45% higher than to the average seen in New Jersey, and 9% lower than the overall national average.