Analytics, Charts, and Graphs of Crime Data

For Salem, MA

October recorded 887 crime incidents.

September recorded 675 crime incidents.

August recorded 734 crime incidents.

Theft
Robbery
Burglary
Vandalism
Shooting
Arson
Arrest
Assault
Other
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08/2019
09/2019
10/2019
2,296Total

Crime Types

  • Other: 1,518
  • Theft: 244
  • Assault: 231
  • Burglary: 103
  • Vandalism: 77
  • Arrest: 77
  • Shooting: 28
  • Robbery: 18
  • Arson: 0

Crime by Month

In the past three months, October had the most number of crimes in Salem, Massachusetts.

October had about 1% more crime than August, with October producing 153 more crimes than August.

October had about 1% more crime than September, with October producing 212 more crimes than September.

Most Committed Crimes in Salem, Massachusetts

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 11% of crime in Salem, Massachusetts.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 89% of violent crime in Salem, Massachusetts.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 70% of property crime in Salem, Massachusetts.

Reported Shootings in Salem, Massachusetts

We recorded 28 shootings over a three month period in Salem, Massachusetts. That's an average of about 9.333 shootings per month. September saw the most shootings with 15, followed by August with 9 shootings, and October with 4 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.