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The New Jersey crime rate is lower than the national average crime rate.

Crime Index, #10

New Jersey
1,180.23
U.S.
1,669.05

The crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the crime level in a region. Higher crime index value means more crime.

New Jersey Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionMurdersRapesRobberiesAssaultsBurglariesTheftsVehicle TheftsArsonCrime Index
2014New JerseyCount34995310,49811,22531,710111,57811,705NA 
 New JerseyPer 100,0003.910.7117.5125.6354.81,248.3131.0NA969
 U.S.Per 100,0004.526.4102.2232.5542.51,837.3216.2NA1,423
2013New JerseyCount40186112,08212,07135,873117,93613,747NA 
 New JerseyPer 100,0004.59.7135.8135.6403.11,325.2154.5NA1,065
 U.S.Per 100,0004.525.2109.1229.1610.01,899.4221.3NA1,477
2012New JerseyCount3881,03511,38512,91942,338122,66216,481NA 
 New JerseyPer 100,0004.411.7128.4145.7477.61,383.7185.9NA1,140
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.9112.9242.3670.21,959.3229.7NA1,557
2011New JerseyCount3801,00612,20913,60843,238129,06617,415NA 
 New JerseyPer 100,0004.311.4138.4154.3490.21,463.1197.4NA1,193
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.8113.7241.1702.21,976.9229.6NA1,576
2010New JerseyCount37198111,81813,88538,732128,75415,556NA 
 New JerseyPer 100,0004.211.2134.4157.9440.51,464.5176.9NA1,154
 U.S.Per 100,0004.827.5119.1252.3699.62,003.5238.8NA1,610
2009New JerseyCount3191,04111,63914,12237,262128,32715,508NA 
 New JerseyPer 100,0003.712.0133.7162.2427.91,473.7178.1NA1,149
 U.S.Per 100,0005.028.7133.0262.8716.32,060.9258.8NA1,683
2008New JerseyCount3761,12212,70114,15240,401138,54520,180NA 
 New JerseyPer 100,0004.312.9146.3163.0465.31,595.7232.4NA1,260
 U.S.Per 100,0005.429.3145.3274.6730.82,167.0314.7NA1,784
2007New JerseyCount3801,05012,54914,62237,482132,79121,953NA 
 New JerseyPer 100,0004.412.1144.5168.3431.51,528.8252.7NA1,235
 U.S.Per 100,0005.630.0147.6283.8722.52,177.8363.3NA1,827
2006New JerseyCount4281,23713,35715,65039,433135,80124,724NA 
 New JerseyPer 100,0004.914.2153.1179.4452.01,556.5283.4NA1,310
 U.S.Per 100,0005.730.9149.4287.5729.42,206.8398.4NA1,867
2005New JerseyCount4171,20813,21516,07938,980136,72827,683NA 
 New JerseyPer 100,0004.813.9151.6184.4447.11,568.4317.5NA1,327
 U.S.Per 100,0005.631.7140.7291.1726.72,286.3416.7NA1,888

Hate Crime Index

New Jersey
65.00
U.S.
23.78

The hate crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the hate crime level in a region. Higher hate crime index value means more hate crime.

New Jersey Hate Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalRaceReligionSexual OrientationEthnicityDisabilityHate Crime Index
2014New JerseyCount33616011532290 
 New JerseyPer 100,0003.81.81.30.40.30.037
 U.S.Per 100,0001.80.90.30.30.20.018
2013New JerseyCount41418712164384 
 New JerseyPer 100,0004.72.11.40.70.40.046
 U.S.Per 100,0002.01.00.30.40.20.020
2011New JerseyCount50822216661527 
 New JerseyPer 100,0005.82.51.90.70.60.157
 U.S.Per 100,0002.21.00.40.50.30.021
2010New JerseyCount54322422140526 
 New JerseyPer 100,0006.22.52.50.50.60.161
 U.S.Per 100,0002.31.10.50.40.30.023
2009New JerseyCount54922121066502 
 New JerseyPer 100,0006.32.52.40.80.60.063
 U.S.Per 100,0002.41.10.50.40.30.023
2008New JerseyCount74434026582552 
 New JerseyPer 100,0008.63.93.10.90.60.085
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.60.50.30.028
2007New JerseyCount74834924585645 
 New JerseyPer 100,0008.64.02.81.00.70.186
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.50.50.40.029
2006New JerseyCount75935824370844 
 New JerseyPer 100,0008.74.12.80.81.00.086
 U.S.Per 100,0003.01.60.60.50.40.030

Law Enforcement Employees Index

New Jersey
3.98
U.S.
2.83

The law enforcement employees index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the law enforcement employees level in a region. Higher law enforcement employees index value means higher law enforcement employees density.

New Jersey Law Enforcement Employees by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalOfficersCiviliansLaw Enforcement Employees Index
2014New JerseyCount38,77829,6689,110 
 New JerseyPer 100,000448.6343.2105.43.96
 U.S.Per 100,000335.2234.1101.12.85
2013New JerseyCount31,93124,4607,471 
 New JerseyPer 100,000400.8307.093.83.54
 U.S.Per 100,000335.9233.3102.52.85
2012New JerseyCount37,88128,9488,933 
 New JerseyPer 100,000442.2337.9104.33.90
 U.S.Per 100,000335.5235.2100.32.85
2011New JerseyCount36,85428,5578,297 
 New JerseyPer 100,000432.5335.297.43.84
 U.S.Per 100,000341.9238.3103.62.90
2010New JerseyCount39,99631,0658,931 
 New JerseyPer 100,000471.0365.8105.24.18
 U.S.Per 100,000347.8241.9105.92.95
2009New JerseyCount41,60932,0909,519 
 New JerseyPer 100,000494.4381.3113.14.38
 U.S.Per 100,000352.9244.2108.72.99
2008New JerseyCount42,02232,3799,643 
 New JerseyPer 100,000500.2385.5114.84.43
 U.S.Per 100,000357.8247.5110.33.03
2007New JerseyCount41,67232,4079,265 
 New JerseyPer 100,000495.8385.5110.24.41
 U.S.Per 100,000356.1244.8111.33.00
2006New JerseyCount36,45629,0137,443 
 New JerseyPer 100,000431.7343.688.13.88
 U.S.Per 100,000348.5241.3107.22.95
2005New JerseyCount40,81031,8778,933 
 New JerseyPer 100,000483.1377.3105.74.30
 U.S.Per 100,000347.1241.1106.02.94


 
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