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Total crime 9%
Violent crime 35%
Property crime 17%
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StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleNorth Las Vegas/100k peopleNevada/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime5,497n/a (estimate)2,1452,3872,346
Murder18n/a7.05.76.5
Rape86n/a33.659.038.4
Robbery398n/a155.388.773.9
Assault835n/a325.9306.8279.7
Violent crime1,337n/a (estimate)522460388
Burglary797n/a311.1368.8314.2
Theft2,240n/a874.31,221.41,398.0
Vehicle theft1,123n/a438.3336.4246.0
Property crime4,160n/a (estimate)1,6241,9271,958

Key findings

  • North Las Vegas crime rates are 9% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in North Las Vegas are 35% higher than the national average
  • In North Las Vegas you have a 1 in 47 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • North Las Vegas is safer than 22% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in North Las Vegas has decreased by 26%

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 1.11 times less than the Nevada average and 1.09 times less than the national level. Daily violent crimes in North Las Vegas are 1.13 times more than than Nevada and 1.35 times more than the national mean. While daily property crimes in North Las Vegas are 1.19 times less than than Nevada and 1.21 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 40% of cities in Nevada and 22% 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 192
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in North Las Vegas is 1 in 62
      The chance of being a victim of crime in North Las Vegas is 1 in 47
      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 192. Violent crimes include: murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. There is a 1 in 62 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 47.

      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 decreased by 40% in North Las Vegas, while property crimes in North Las Vegas have decreased by 20%. Total crime has decreased by 26% year over year.

      North Las Vegas police department

      ItemNorth Las VegasNevadaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3946,127558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.82.73.3
      There are a total of 394 North Las Vegas police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 33.2% less than the Nevada average and 45.4% less than the National average.

      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

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Summerlin South, NV25,7171998321,031
      Henderson, NV277,8722081,4261,634
      Nellis AFB, NV3,2523371,4121,749
      Enterprise, NV129,6204241,7742,198
      Las Vegas, NV613,2955282,2112,738
      Winchester, NV27,9865712,3912,961
      Whitney, NV41,1246332,6513,283
      North Las Vegas, NV230,4365221,6242,145

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Paradise, NV229,6666832,8633,547
      Irving, TX232,0133212,5612,882
      Baton Rouge, LA228,6949524,8265,778
      Fremont, CA227,9341672,3432,509
      Chesapeake, VA233,1944562,2732,730
      North Las Vegas, NV230,4365221,6242,145
      Source: The North Las Vegas, NV 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.