Newark, NJ Analytics
May recorded 167 crime incidents.
April recorded 113 crime incidents.
March recorded 91 crime incidents.
- Shooting: 192
- Assault: 53
- Arrest: 36
- Theft: 34
- Robbery: 24
- Burglary: 14
- Other: 14
- Vandalism: 2
- Arson: 2
Crime by Month
In the past three months, May had the most number of crimes in Newark, New Jersey.
May had about 2% more crime than March, with May producing 76 more crimes than March.
May had about 1% more crime than April, with May producing 54 more crimes than April.
Most Committed Crimes in Newark, New Jersey
Over the past three months, Shooting was the most committed crime overall making up about 52% of crime in Newark, New Jersey.
The most committed violent crime was Shooting, making up about 78% of violent crime in Newark, New Jersey.
The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 68% of property crime in Newark, New Jersey.
Reported Shootings in Newark, New Jersey
We recorded 192 shootings over a three month period in Newark, New Jersey. That's an average of about 64 shootings per month. May saw the most shootings with 94, followed by April with 60 shootings, and March with 38 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.