Salem, VA Analytics

May recorded 102 crime incidents.

April recorded 113 crime incidents.

March recorded 96 crime incidents.

Theft
Robbery
Burglary
Vandalism
Shooting
Arson
Arrest
Assault
Other
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04/2021
05/2021
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Crime Types

  • Other: 190
  • Theft: 43
  • Arrest: 29
  • Assault: 26
  • Burglary: 7
  • Vandalism: 6
  • Robbery: 4
  • Shooting: 4
  • Arson: 2

Crime by Month

In the past three months, April had the most number of crimes in Salem, Virginia.

April had about 1% more crime than March, with April producing 17 more crimes than March.

April had about 1% more crime than May, with April producing 11 more crimes than May.

Most Committed Crimes in Salem, Virginia

Over the past three months, Theft was the most committed crime overall making up about 14% of crime in Salem, Virginia.

The most committed violent crime was Assault, making up about 87% of violent crime in Salem, Virginia.

The most committed property crime was Theft, making up about 83% of property crime in Salem, Virginia.

Reported Shootings in Salem, Virginia

We recorded 4 shootings over a three month period in Salem, Virginia. That's an average of about 1.333 shootings per month. May saw the most shootings with 2, followed by April with 2 shootings, and March with 0 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.