East Newark, NJ Analytics

August recorded 218 crime incidents.

July recorded 784 crime incidents.

June recorded 240 crime incidents.


Crime Types

  • Theft: 743
  • Assault: 176
  • Shooting: 120
  • Burglary: 62
  • Robbery: 59
  • Arrest: 41
  • Other: 18
  • Vandalism: 15
  • Arson: 8

Crime by Month

In the past three months, July had the most number of crimes in East Newark, New Jersey.

July had about 3% more crime than June, with July producing 544 more crimes than June.

July had about 4% more crime than August, with July producing 566 more crimes than August.

Most Committed Crimes in East Newark, New Jersey

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 60% of crime in East Newark, New Jersey.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 59% of violent crime in East Newark, New Jersey.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 91% of property crime in East Newark, New Jersey.

Reported Shootings in East Newark, New Jersey

We recorded 120 shootings over a three month period in East Newark, New Jersey. That's an average of about 40 shootings per month. July saw the most shootings with 47, followed by June with 40 shootings, and August with 33 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 East Newark. This may include crimes from adjacent agencies and agencies within the area.