Elizabeth Crime Rate Report (New Jersey)

Elizabeth crime statistics report an overall downward trend in crime based on data from 12 years with violent crime increasing and property crime decreasing. Based on this trend, the crime rate in Elizabeth for 2014 is expected to be lower than in 2010.

The city violent crime rate for Elizabeth in 2010 was higher than the national violent crime rate average by 172.62% and the city property crime rate in Elizabeth was higher than the national property crime rate average by 27.21%.

In 2010 the city violent crime rate in Elizabeth was higher than the violent crime rate in New Jersey by 257.61% and the city property crime rate in Elizabeth was higher than the property crime rate in New Jersey by 79.76%.
Elizabeth Property Crime vs. State and National Per Capita Elizabeth Violent Crime vs. State and National Per Capita

Elizabeth Crime Statistics
Summary Report

2010 Crime (Actual Data)*Incidents
Aggravated Assault577
Arson12
Burglary924
Forcible Rape42
Larceny and Theft2,665
Motor Vehicle Theft1,145
Murder and Manslaughter13
Robbery760
Crime Rate (Total Incidents)5,661
Property Crime4,734
Violent Crime1,392
2014 Crime (Projected Data)*Incidents
Aggravated Assault576
Arson9
Burglary826
Forcible Rape50
Larceny and Theft2,826
Motor Vehicle Theft600
Murder and Manslaughter14
Robbery853
Crime Rate (Total Incidents)5,181
Property Crime4,254
Violent Crime1,493

Property and Violent Crime Totals

Elizabeth Property Crime Elizabeth Violent Crime

Actual versus Projected Crime Totals

Elizabeth Crime 2010 Elizabeth Crime 2014

City versus State versus National Crime Comparison

Elizabeth Property Crime vs. State and National Comparison Elizabeth Violent Crime vs. State and National Comparison
* The source of actual data on this Elizabeth, New Jersey crime rate report is the FBI Report of Offenses Known to Law Enforcement for the corresponding year or years. Arson numbers are reported inconsistently. Zero values may indicate the data was not available. The projected crime rate data displayed above was generated from the trends and crime data available from previous years of actual reported data. In this case, the Elizabeth crime report data for 2014 was projected from 12 years of actual data. The last year of actual available crime data, as reported above, was 2010.

The FBI cautions the data users against comparing yearly statistical data solely on the basis of their population coverage. The comparisons made herein are thus, only meaningful upon further examination of all variables that affect crime in each reported city, state or other reported jurisdicition.
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