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Total crime 19%
Violent crime 154%
Property crime 4%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNorth Las Vegas/100k peopleNevada/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime7,588n/a (estimate)3,0732,9792,580
Murder33n/a13.46.75.0
Rape150n/a60.776.842.6
Robbery443n/a179.4127.386.2
Assault1,760n/a712.7330.4246.8
Violent crime2,386n/a (estimate)966541381
Burglary1,326n/a536.9584.7376.0
Theft2,677n/a1,084.01,461.21,594.6
Vehicle theft1,199n/a485.5392.3228.9
Property crime5,202n/a (estimate)2,1062,4382,200

Key findings

  • North Las Vegas crime rates are 19% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in North Las Vegas are 154% higher than the national average
  • In North Las Vegas you have a 1 in 33 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • North Las Vegas is safer than 7% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in North Las Vegas has decreased by 3%

North Las Vegas crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In North Las Vegas (per 100,000 people)

      The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in North Las Vegas, Nevada is displayed in the graph above. As you can see, the daily crimes for North Las Vegas are 1.03 times more than the Nevada average and 1.19 times more than the national level. Daily violent crimes in North Las Vegas are 1.79 times more than than Nevada and 2.54 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in North Las Vegas are 1.16 times less than than Nevada and 1.04 times less than the national average.

      How Safe is North Las Vegas (higher is better)

      Are people any safer living in North Las Vegas in comparison to other Nevada communities and all other areas throughout the United States? When we look at all cities across America, is North Las Vegas safe? The evidence provided by these graphs show North Las Vegas being safer than 0% of cities in Nevada and 7% of cities across the United States. This is evident by tracking Nevada cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to North Las Vegas. In conclusion, North Las Vegas ranks below average compared to the rest of the United States.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in North Las Vegas

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in North Las Vegas is 1 in 104
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in North Las Vegas is 1 in 48
      The chance of being a victim of crime in North Las Vegas is 1 in 33
      Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in North Las Vegas? If you reside in North Las Vegas, the likelihood that you will become a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 104. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 48 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 North Las Vegas, is 1 in 33.

      Year Over Year Crime In North Las Vegas (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year crime rate per 100,000 people for North Las Vegas is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining if living in North Las Vegas has become safer or more dangerous. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have increased by 1% in North Las Vegas, while property crimes in North Las Vegas have decreased by 5%. Total crime has decreased by 3% year over year.

      North Las Vegas police department

      ItemNorth Las VegasNevadaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a6,127558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.73.3

      Sex offenders in Nevada

      StateTotal offendersNevada /100KNational /100K
      Nevada8,163394266
      There are a total of 8,163 sex offenders in Nevada. This yields a total of 394 sex offenders in Nevada per 100,000 residents which is 48% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Summerlin South, NV25,7172341,0531,287
      Henderson, NV277,8721881,9612,150
      Nellis AFB, NV3,2523961,7872,183
      Enterprise, NV129,6204982,2452,743
      Las Vegas, NV613,2956052,8383,443
      Winchester, NV27,9866713,0253,696
      Whitney, NV41,1247443,3534,098
      North Las Vegas, NV230,4369662,1063,073

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Paradise, NV229,6668043,6224,426
      Irving, TX232,0132092,3612,570
      Baton Rouge, LA228,6949205,3236,242
      Fremont, CA227,9342111,9692,180
      Chesapeake, VA233,1944042,1422,546
      North Las Vegas, NV230,4369662,1063,073
      Source: The North Las Vegas, NV 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.