Winston-Salem, NC Analytics

October recorded 2,164 crime incidents.

September recorded 2,199 crime incidents.

August recorded 2,425 crime incidents.


Crime Types

  • Arrest: 2,562
  • Theft: 1,313
  • Assault: 1,020
  • Other: 767
  • Shooting: 614
  • Vandalism: 444
  • Robbery: 54
  • Arson: 11
  • Burglary: 3

Crime by Month

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

August had about 1% more crime than September, with August producing 226 more crimes than September.

August had about 1% more crime than October, with August producing 261 more crimes than October.

Most Committed Crimes in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Over the past three months, Arrest was the most committed crime overall making up about 38% of crime in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 62% of violent crime in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 99% of property crime in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.

Reported Shootings in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

We recorded 614 shootings over a three month period in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. That's an average of about 204.667 shootings per month. October saw the most shootings with 210, followed by September with 204 shootings, and August with 200 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 Winston-Salem. This may include crimes from adjacent agencies and agencies within the area.