Analytics, Charts, and Graphs of Crime Data

For Paterson, NJ

January recorded 1,676 crime incidents.

December recorded 1,326 crime incidents.

November recorded 2,446 crime incidents.

Theft
Robbery
Burglary
Vandalism
Shooting
Arson
Arrest
Assault
Other
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Crime Types

  • Other: 2,377
  • Assault: 1,323
  • Theft: 586
  • Arrest: 529
  • Burglary: 289
  • Vandalism: 132
  • Robbery: 111
  • Shooting: 96
  • Arson: 5

Crime by Month

In the past three months, November had the most number of crimes in Paterson, New Jersey.

November had about 2% more crime than December, with November producing 1,120 more crimes than December.

November had about 1% more crime than January, with November producing 770 more crimes than January.

Most Committed Crimes in Paterson, New Jersey

Over the past three months, Assault was the most committed crime overall making up about 24% of crime in Paterson, New Jersey.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 93% of violent crime in Paterson, New Jersey.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 67% of property crime in Paterson, New Jersey.

Reported Shootings in Paterson, New Jersey

We recorded 96 shootings over a three month period in Paterson, New Jersey. That's an average of about 32 shootings per month. December saw the most shootings with 35, followed by November with 32 shootings, and January with 29 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.