Sanford, NC Analytics

October recorded 230 crime incidents.

September recorded 224 crime incidents.

August recorded 232 crime incidents.


Crime Types

  • Arrest: 328
  • Theft: 175
  • Other: 76
  • Vandalism: 64
  • Assault: 28
  • Burglary: 14
  • Shooting: 1
  • Robbery: 0
  • Arson: 0

Crime by Month

In the past three months, August had the most number of crimes in Sanford, North Carolina.

August had about 1% more crime than September, with August producing 8 more crimes than September.

August had about 1% more crime than October, with August producing 2 more crimes than October.

Most Committed Crimes in Sanford, North Carolina

Over the past three months, Arrest was the most committed crime overall making up about 48% of crime in Sanford, North Carolina.

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

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 93% of property crime in Sanford, North Carolina.

Reported Shootings in Sanford, North Carolina

We recorded 1 shootings over a three month period in Sanford, North Carolina. That's an average of about 0.333 shootings per month. October saw the most shootings with 1, followed by September with 0 shootings, and August 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.

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