Newport News, VA Analytics

April recorded 1,069 crime incidents.

March recorded 931 crime incidents.

February recorded 902 crime incidents.


Crime Types

  • Assault: 977
  • Theft: 947
  • Other: 322
  • Vandalism: 275
  • Arrest: 233
  • Burglary: 101
  • Robbery: 28
  • Arson: 11
  • Shooting: 8

Crime by Month

In the past three months, April had the most number of crimes in Newport News, Virginia.

April had about 1% more crime than February, with April producing 167 more crimes than February.

April had about 1% more crime than March, with April producing 138 more crimes than March.

Most Committed Crimes in Newport News, Virginia

Over the past three months, Assault was the most committed crime overall making up about 34% of crime in Newport News, Virginia.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 99% of violent crime in Newport News, Virginia.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 89% of property crime in Newport News, Virginia.

Reported Shootings in Newport News, Virginia

We recorded 8 shootings over a three month period in Newport News, Virginia. That's an average of about 2.667 shootings per month. February saw the most shootings with 7, followed by April with 1 shootings, and March with 0 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 Newport News. This may include crimes from adjacent agencies and agencies within the area.