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Total crime 55%
Violent crime 76%
Property crime 51%
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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 peopleWoodland Park/100k peopleNew Jersey/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime134n/a (estimate)1,0591,3542,346
Murder0n/a0.03.76.5
Rape0n/a0.014.438.4
Robbery1n/a7.949.473.9
Assault11n/a86.9127.9279.7
Violent crime12n/a (estimate)95195388
Burglary11n/a86.9146.2314.2
Theft99n/a782.4896.31,398.0
Vehicle theft12n/a94.8115.7246.0
Property crime122n/a (estimate)9641,1581,958

Key findings

  • Woodland Park crime rates are 55% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Woodland Park are 76% lower than the national average
  • In Woodland Park you have a 1 in 95 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Woodland Park is safer than 74% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Woodland Park has decreased by 26%

Woodland Park crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Woodland Park (per 100,000 people)

      The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Woodland Park, per 100,000 residents. In Woodland Park, the total number of daily crimes is 1.28 times less than the New Jersey average and 2.22 times less than the national average. Violent daily crime statistics in Woodland Park are 2.06 times less than the New Jersey average and 4.09 times less than the national average. For property crime, Woodland Park has a daily crime rate that is 1.20 times less than the New Jersey average and 2.03 times less than the daily national average.

      How Safe is Woodland Park (higher is better)

      Compared to the other cities in New Jersey and all other cities across the US, is Woodland Park safe? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Woodland Park is safer than 49% of other cities in the state of New Jersey. In addition, Woodland Park is safer than 74% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all New Jersey and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Woodland Park. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Woodland Park is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Woodland Park

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Woodland Park is 1 in 1055
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Woodland Park is 1 in 104
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Woodland Park is 1 in 95
      Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Woodland Park? In Woodland Park, NJ you have a 1 in 1055 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 104 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and motor vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 95 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Woodland Park.

      Year Over Year Crime In Woodland Park (per 100,000 people)

      An analysis of year to year crime rates in Woodland Park, New Jersey (per 100,000 people) is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live. The amount of violent crime in Woodland Park has decreased by 14%, the amount of property crime in Woodland Park has decreased by 27%, and the total amount of crime in Woodland Park has decreased by 26% year over year.

      Woodland Park police department

      ItemWoodland ParkNew JerseyNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3114,540558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.65.73.3
      There are a total of 31 Woodland Park police officers. This results in 2.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 53.9% less than the New Jersey average and 19.8% less 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

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      Rockleigh, NJ588000
      Haworth, NJ3,44608888
      Northvale, NJ4,80120101121
      Park Ridge, NJ8,8540150150
      Harrington Park, NJ4,7900169169
      Ringwood, NJ12,39816205222
      Old Tappan, NJ5,94217220237
      Woodland Park, NJ12,358959641,059

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      Beatrice, NE12,3583191,3811,700
      Mount Sinai, NY12,362187725913
      Glenpool, OK12,3513561,7812,137
      Plover, WI12,3502121,7882,000
      Cleveland, MS12,3468866,1957,082
      Woodland Park, NJ12,358959641,059
      Source: The Woodland Park, 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.