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Total crime 23%
Violent crime 100%
Property crime 8%
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 peopleSpring Lake/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime52n/a (estimate)1,7971,3542,346
Murder0n/a0.03.76.5
Rape0n/a0.014.438.4
Robbery0n/a0.049.473.9
Assault0n/a0.0127.9279.7
Violent crime0n/a (estimate)0195388
Burglary4n/a138.2146.2314.2
Theft42n/a1,451.3896.31,398.0
Vehicle theft6n/a207.3115.7246.0
Property crime52n/a (estimate)1,7971,1581,958

Key findings

  • Spring Lake crime rates are 23% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Spring Lake are 100% lower than the national average
  • In Spring Lake you have a 1 in 56 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Spring Lake is safer than 62% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Spring Lake has increased by 54%

Spring Lake crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Spring Lake (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Spring Lake

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Spring Lake is 0
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Spring Lake is 1 in 56
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Spring Lake is 1 in 56

      Year Over Year Crime In Spring Lake (per 100,000 people)

      Spring Lake police department

      ItemSpring LakeNew JerseyNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1314,540558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.35.73.3
      There are a total of 13 Spring Lake police officers. This results in 4.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 23.7% less than the New Jersey average and 32.7% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in New Jersey

      StateTotal offendersNew Jersey /100KNational /100K
      New Jersey4,53954266
      There are a total of 4,539 sex offenders in New Jersey. This yields a total of 54 sex offenders in New Jersey per 100,000 residents which is 80% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Dover Beaches South, NJ1,18340235274
      Dover Beaches North, NJ1,41340238278
      Spring Lake Heights, NJ4,64667222289
      Allenwood, NJ1,00248283330
      Sea Bright, NJ1,3330377377
      Ocean Grove, NJ3,06955327382
      Brielle, NJ4,74543365408
      Spring Lake, NJ2,97301,7971,797

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Blanchard, LA2,97301,2391,239
      Youngwood, PA2,9731928091,001
      Rushville, IL2,9731742,4762,651
      Millen, GA2,9725862,8213,407
      Nocona, TX2,972200267467
      Spring Lake, NJ2,97301,7971,797
      Source: The Spring Lake, NJ 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.