New Jersey Criminal and Arrest Records

Criminal Records in New JerseyWe have free crime statistics for New Jersey, as well as the 21 counties within it. The population was 9,867,532 and there were 22,879 violent crimes committed. In the same year, there was also 145,701 major property crimes committed.

The most populous county in New Jersey is Bergen County, while Salem County has the least amount of people. However, in terms of violent crimes per person, Essex County has the most crimes, while Hunterdon County has the least.

Besides the stats below, we’ve also included links to important public and court records resources within New Jersey. To look up specific people, try our New Jersey public records search.

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New Jersey Crime Rate Information


Crime Category 2014 2015
Violent Crimes 23346 22879
Murder 349 363
Rape 2227 2392
Agg. Assault 11225 11414
Robbery 10498 9729
Property Crimes 154993 145701
Burglary 31710 27960
Larceny 111578 105963
Vehicle Thefts 11705 11778

Aggravated Assault in NJ

Year Assault
2006 15650
2007 14622
2008 14152
2009 14122
2010 13885
2011 13608
2012 12919
2013 12071
2014 11225
2015 11414

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