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Total crime 29%
Violent crime 64%
Property crime 22%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRockwell/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime36n/a (estimate)1,6642,6462,346
Murder0n/a0.08.06.5
Rape2n/a92.427.638.4
Robbery0n/a0.069.273.9
Assault1n/a46.2314.5279.7
Violent crime3n/a (estimate)139419388
Burglary8n/a369.7471.2314.2
Theft22n/a1,016.61,561.71,398.0
Vehicle theft3n/a138.6193.6246.0
Property crime33n/a (estimate)1,5252,2271,958

Key findings

  • Rockwell crime rates are 29% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Rockwell are 64% lower than the national average
  • In Rockwell you have a 1 in 61 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Rockwell is safer than 58% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Rockwell has decreased by 3%

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

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      Daily Crime In Rockwell (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Rockwell

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Rockwell is 1 in 722
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Rockwell is 1 in 66
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Rockwell is 1 in 61

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

      Rockwell police department

      ItemRockwellNorth CarolinaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)514,511558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.44.83.3
      There are a total of 5 Rockwell police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 50.7% less than the North Carolina average and 27.5% less than the National average.

      Sex offenders in North Carolina

      StateTotal offendersNorth Carolina /100KNational /100K
      North Carolina26,293320266
      There are a total of 26,293 sex offenders in North Carolina. This yields a total of 320 sex offenders in North Carolina per 100,000 residents which is 20% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mount Pleasant, NC2,133151800951
      Southmont, NC1,2521749271,101
      Granite Quarry, NC2,9661839731,156
      Enochville, NC2,8652101,1181,328
      Landis, NC3,0822181,1561,374
      Concord, NC85,7531201,3971,517
      East Spencer, NC1,4657091,2241,933
      Rockwell, NC1,8911391,5251,664

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Carlton, OR1,89101,4531,453
      Hickman, NE1,891109625735
      Benavides, TX1,8912261,1391,365
      Christmas, FL1,891171787957
      Warsaw, KY1,890176645821
      Rockwell, NC1,8911391,5251,664
      Source: The Rockwell, NC 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.