Charlotte, NC Analytics

April recorded 6,041 crime incidents.

March recorded 6,108 crime incidents.

February recorded 5,876 crime incidents.


Crime Types

  • Theft: 7,812
  • Assault: 3,535
  • Other: 2,959
  • Arrest: 1,252
  • Vandalism: 1,203
  • Burglary: 744
  • Robbery: 338
  • Shooting: 125
  • Arson: 57

Crime by Month

In the past three months, March had the most number of crimes in Charlotte, North Carolina.

March had about 1% more crime than February, with March producing 232 more crimes than February.

March had about 1% more crime than April, with March producing 67 more crimes than April.

Most Committed Crimes in Charlotte, North Carolina

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 43% of crime in Charlotte, North Carolina.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 97% of violent crime in Charlotte, North Carolina.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 91% of property crime in Charlotte, North Carolina.

Reported Shootings in Charlotte, North Carolina

We recorded 125 shootings over a three month period in Charlotte, North Carolina. That's an average of about 41.667 shootings per month. March saw the most shootings with 46, followed by February with 42 shootings, and April with 37 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.

Data is based on a radius around the center point of Charlotte. This may include crimes from adjacent agencies and agencies within the area.