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Newark Crime

Crime & Safety
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Based on violent and property crime rates.
Poll
How safe do you feel in this area?
Based on 17 responses
  • Pretty safe. There is some crime, but it doesn't impact me much.
    41%
  • Very safe. There is really no crime to speak of.
    29%
  • Somewhat safe. There is noticeable crime, and there are times I don't feel safe.
    29%
Poll
How reliable are the police in this area?
Based on 16 responses
  • The police are very visible and very responsive.
    56%
  • Not sure.
    25%
  • The police are visible, but somehow respond slowly when needed.
    13%
  • The police aren't around much, but are there quickly when you need them.
    6%

Newark Crime Rates

Violent Crime Statistics
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    76.6
    282.7
  • Murder
    2.1
    6.1
  • Rape
    41.4
    40.7
  • Robbery
    80.8
    135.5
Property Crime Statistics
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    372.9
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,007.2
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    350.1
    284
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