Essex County, NJ Analytics

June recorded 423 crime incidents.

May recorded 607 crime incidents.

April recorded 540 crime incidents.

Theft
Robbery
Burglary
Vandalism
Shooting
Arson
Arrest
Assault
Other
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06/2021
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Crime Types

  • Theft: 711
  • Assault: 269
  • Shooting: 200
  • Burglary: 164
  • Robbery: 101
  • Other: 73
  • Arrest: 29
  • Vandalism: 15
  • Arson: 8

Crime by Month

In the past three months, May had the most number of crimes in Essex County, New Jersey.

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

May had about 1% more crime than June, with May producing 184 more crimes than June.

Most Committed Crimes in Essex County, New Jersey

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 45% of crime in Essex County, New Jersey.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 57% of violent crime in Essex County, New Jersey.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 81% of property crime in Essex County, New Jersey.

Reported Shootings in Essex County, New Jersey

We recorded 200 shootings over a three month period in Essex County, New Jersey. That's an average of about 66.667 shootings per month. May saw the most shootings with 79, followed by June with 69 shootings, and April with 52 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.