Winston-Salem, NC Analytics

May recorded 2,204 crime incidents.

April recorded 2,030 crime incidents.

March recorded 2,013 crime incidents.


Crime Types

  • Arrest: 2,428
  • Theft: 1,147
  • Assault: 939
  • Other: 687
  • Shooting: 565
  • Vandalism: 405
  • Robbery: 60
  • Arson: 12
  • Burglary: 4

Crime by Month

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

May had about 1% more crime than March, with May producing 191 more crimes than March.

May had about 1% more crime than April, with May producing 174 more crimes than April.

Most Committed Crimes in Winston-Salem, North Carolina

Over the past three months, Arrest was the most committed crime overall making up about 39% 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 565 shootings over a three month period in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. That's an average of about 188.333 shootings per month. March saw the most shootings with 215, followed by May with 191 shootings, and April with 159 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.