Reported Annual Crime In Riverhead

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRiverhead/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,879 (estimate)1,8712,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRiverhead/100k peopleNew York/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a2.85.3
Rapen/an/an/a31.941.7
Robberyn/an/an/a101.398.0
Assaultn/an/an/a220.8248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)358 (estimate)357383
Burglaryn/an/an/a176.3430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,270.31,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a67.6237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,520 (estimate)1,5142,362

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The Riverhead crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Riverhead as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Riverhead crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Riverhead is 32% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 5.15 daily crimes that occur in Riverhead.
  • Riverhead is safer than 38% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Riverhead you have a 1 in 54 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Riverhead has decreased by 4%.

Compare Riverhead, NY Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Riverhead (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Riverhead

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Riverhead is 1 in 279
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Riverhead is 1 in 66
The chance of being a victim of crime in Riverhead is 1 in 54

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

Riverhead police department

ItemRiverheadNew YorkNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)105109,351558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.93.3

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
Westhampton Beach, NY1,84750212263
Eastport, NY1,80550212263
Laurel, NY1,08350212263
Shinnecock Hills, NY2,42856237293
Westhampton, NY2,63156237293
Remsenburg-Speonk, NY2,13156237293
Bellport, NY2,00556239295
Riverhead, NY13,7343581,5201,879

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Wixom, MI13,7332461,6881,935
Lyndhurst, OH13,7361321,3251,457
Jericho, NY13,730136577713
Swansea, IL13,7221851,3281,513
Gardendale, AL13,7503752,1182,493
Riverhead, NY13,7343581,5201,879
Source: The Riverhead, NY crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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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