Analytics, Charts, and Graphs of Crime Data

For Portsmouth, VA

January recorded 494 crime incidents.

December recorded 496 crime incidents.

November recorded 470 crime incidents.

Theft
Robbery
Burglary
Vandalism
Shooting
Arson
Arrest
Assault
Other
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12/2019
01/2020
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Crime Types

  • Theft: 482
  • Assault: 336
  • Other: 223
  • Vandalism: 184
  • Arrest: 96
  • Burglary: 79
  • Robbery: 44
  • Shooting: 16
  • Arson: 0

Crime by Month

In the past three months, December had the most number of crimes in Portsmouth, Virginia.

December had about 1% more crime than November, with December producing 26 more crimes than November.

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

Most Committed Crimes in Portsmouth, Virginia

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 33% of crime in Portsmouth, Virginia.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 95% of violent crime in Portsmouth, Virginia.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 86% of property crime in Portsmouth, Virginia.

Reported Shootings in Portsmouth, Virginia

We recorded 16 shootings over a three month period in Portsmouth, Virginia. That's an average of about 5.333 shootings per month. January saw the most shootings with 9, followed by November with 5 shootings, and December with 2 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.