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New Jersey Crime Statistics and Rates Report (NJ)

New Jersey crime statistics indicate a total downward trend in crime based on data from 17 years when violent crime was decreasing and property crime was decreasing.

Based on this report, the crime rate in New Jersey for 2018 is expected to be lower than in 2016 when the state violent crime rate was lower than the national violent crime rate average by 38.3% and the state property crime rate was lower than the national property crime rate average by 36.98%.


Property and Violent Crime

New Jersey Property Crime
New Jersey Violent Crime
2016 Crime (Actual Data)Incidents
Aggravated Assault11,105
Larceny and Theft101,540
Motor Vehicle Theft11,328
Murder and Manslaughter372
Crime Rate (Total Incidents)160,066
Property Crime138,152
Violent Crime21,914

State versus National Crime Comparison

New Jersey Property Crime vs. National Comparison

New Jersey Violent Crime vs. National Comparison

New Jersey crime rates by city (Small cities)


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