Merrillville, IN Analytics
August recorded 290 crime incidents.
July recorded 22 crime incidents.
June recorded 40 crime incidents.
- Other: 162
- Assault: 66
- Theft: 55
- Arrest: 27
- Vandalism: 16
- Shooting: 16
- Burglary: 7
- Robbery: 2
- Arson: 1
Crime by Month
In the past three months, August had the most number of crimes in Merrillville, Indiana.
August had about 7% more crime than June, with August producing 250 more crimes than June.
August had about 13% more crime than July, with August producing 268 more crimes than July.
Most Committed Crimes in Merrillville, Indiana
Over the past three months, Assault was the most committed crime overall making up about 19% of crime in Merrillville, Indiana.
The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 80% of violent crime in Merrillville, Indiana.
The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 87% of property crime in Merrillville, Indiana.
Reported Shootings in Merrillville, Indiana
We recorded 16 shootings over a three month period in Merrillville, Indiana. That's an average of about 5.333 shootings per month. August saw the most shootings with 15, followed by June with 1 shootings, and July with 0 shootings.
Disclaimer: SpotCrime pulls from multiple sources including news reported incidents. A majority of the crime incidents are directly from local police agencies. Occasionally, there may be duplicate crimes. The status of the crime is subject to change.
We are not the FBI. These are not official FBI numbers.