Richmond, VA Analytics

October recorded 6,898 crime incidents.

September recorded 7,186 crime incidents.

August recorded 4,441 crime incidents.

Theft
Robbery
Burglary
Vandalism
Shooting
Arson
Arrest
Assault
Other
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08/2020
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10/2020
18,525Total

Crime Types

  • Other: 14,135
  • Theft: 1,339
  • Assault: 1,135
  • Shooting: 765
  • Arrest: 401
  • Burglary: 307
  • Vandalism: 302
  • Robbery: 141
  • Arson: 0

Crime by Month

In the past three months, September had the most number of crimes in Richmond, Virginia.

September had about 2% more crime than August, with September producing 2,745 more crimes than August.

September had about 1% more crime than October, with September producing 288 more crimes than October.

Most Committed Crimes in Richmond, Virginia

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 7% of crime in Richmond, Virginia.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 60% of violent crime in Richmond, Virginia.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 81% of property crime in Richmond, Virginia.

Reported Shootings in Richmond, Virginia

We recorded 765 shootings over a three month period in Richmond, Virginia. That's an average of about 255 shootings per month. September saw the most shootings with 291, followed by October with 263 shootings, and August with 211 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.