Melrose, NY Analytics

February recorded 5,962 crime incidents.

January recorded 6,484 crime incidents.

December recorded 18,290 crime incidents.


Crime Types

  • Theft: 14,403
  • Assault: 9,879
  • Robbery: 2,439
  • Arrest: 1,543
  • Burglary: 1,235
  • Other: 1,019
  • Shooting: 181
  • Vandalism: 20
  • Arson: 17

Crime by Month

In the past three months, December had the most number of crimes in Melrose, New York.

December had about 3% more crime than January, with December producing 11,806 more crimes than January.

December had about 3% more crime than February, with December producing 12,328 more crimes than February.

Most Committed Crimes in Melrose, New York

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 47% of crime in Melrose, New York.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 98% of violent crime in Melrose, New York.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 92% of property crime in Melrose, New York.

Reported Shootings in Melrose, New York

We recorded 181 shootings over a three month period in Melrose, New York. That's an average of about 60.333 shootings per month. January saw the most shootings with 65, followed by February with 60 shootings, and December with 56 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 Melrose. This may include crimes from adjacent agencies and agencies within the area.