Reported Annual Crime In Oswego

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOswego/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,752 (estimate)1,7912,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOswego/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a2.95.0
Rapen/an/an/a33.642.6
Robberyn/an/an/a93.186.2
Assaultn/an/an/a220.9246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)538 (estimate)351381
Burglaryn/an/an/a159.3376.0
Theftn/an/an/a1,214.01,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a67.2228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,214 (estimate)1,4412,200

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Oswego is 7% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.54 daily crimes that occur in Oswego.
  • Oswego is safer than 19% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Oswego you have a 1 in 37 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Oswego has decreased by 7%.

Compare Oswego, NY Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Oswego (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Oswego (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Oswego

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Oswego is 1 in 186
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Oswego is 1 in 46
The chance of being a victim of crime in Oswego is 1 in 37

Year Over Year Crime In Oswego (per 100,000 people)

Oswego police department

ItemOswegoNew YorkNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)46109,351558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.52.93.3
There are a total of 46 Oswego police officers. This results in 2.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 12.1% less than the New York average and 22.5% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in New York

StateTotal offendersNew York /100KNational /100K
New York21,601118222
There are a total of 21,601 sex offenders in New York. This yields a total of 118 sex offenders in New York per 100,000 residents which is 47% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Mexico, NY1,720173712885
Minetto, NY9234551,8712,326
Fair Haven, NY7774801,9732,453
Fulton, NY11,6225212,1442,665
Hannibal, NY5595272,1672,693
Sand Ridge, NY6425492,2592,808
Red Creek, NY6615662,3272,893
Oswego, NY17,8805382,2142,752

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Farmington, MO17,8811553,3143,469
Rancho Mirage, CA17,8761303,8353,965
Sheridan, WY17,866951,7471,842
Monroe, WA17,9063632,4102,773
Seminole, FL17,9061283,2143,341
Oswego, NY17,8805382,2142,752
Source: The Oswego, NY 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.
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