Brooklawn, NJ Criminal and Public Records

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About Brooklawn

Brooklawn is located in Camden County, with a population of 1,933. This makes it the 436th most populous city in New Jersey. It has an average income of $60,208.

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Public Criminal Records

In 2015, there were 23 reported major violent crimes (0.011979 per person) and 187 reported major property crimes in Brooklawn (0.097396 per person). While these reported crime rates are helpful, it is very important to realize that there is a gap between the actual number of crimes committed and the number of reported crimes; many crimes are notoriously underreported.

In addition, some crimes may be charged under different headings. For example, aggravated assaults that are committed against family members may be charged as domestic violence rather than assault. The charts below show more stats on yearly trends for specific crime types in Brooklawn.

Crime Rates Compared to New Jersey

When it comes to major violent crimes, Brooklawn has 0.011979 violent crimes per person. This compares to 0.002554 violent crimes per person statewide.

Brooklawn has 0.097396 major property crimes per person. This compares to 0.016265 per person statewide.


Brooklawn Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 436th
  • Violent Crimes: 77th (8th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 68th (17th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 51st (3rd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 157th (5th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 115th (10th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 139th (4th per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 6,273rd
  • Violent Crimes: 610th (203rd per 100k)
  • Murder: 77th (413th per 100k)
  • Rape: 190th (1,411th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 479th (1,198th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 326th (13th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1,595th (74th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 702nd (315th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1,383rd (63rd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 515th (3,197th per 100k)
  • Arson: 117th (825th per 100k)

In Camden County (2015)

  • Population: 30th
  • Violent Crimes: 9th (1st per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 11th (3rd per 100k)
  • Robbery: 6th (1st per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 15th (1st per 100k)
  • Burglary: 16th (2nd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 14th (1st per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 1,933
  • Households: 725
  • Median Income: $60,208
  • Land Area: 0.488 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.041 miles2
  • Time Zone: EDT

Brooklawn, NJ Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 0 0
Rape 2 0
Agg. Assault 4 7
Robbery 10 16
Burglary 27 26
Vehicle Thefts 2 0
Arson 0 0

Violent Crimes in Brooklawn, NJ in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 0
Rape 0
Aggravated Assault 7
Robbery 16

Property Crimes in Brooklawn, NJ in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 26
Larceny 161
Motor Vehicle Theft 0
Arson 0

Burglary in Brooklawn, NJ

Year Burglary
2006 30
2007 17
2008 26
2009 28
2010 31
2011 28
2012 30
2013 23
2014 27
2015 26

Violent Crimes in Brooklawn, NJ

Year Violent Crimes
2006 5
2007 15
2008 20
2009 15
2010 16
2011 21
2012 15
2013 18
2014 16
2015 23

New Jersey Criminal Statistics:


If you have an idea of how large Brooklawn is compared to the overall population of State or if you want to determine whether there has been an increase or a decline in reported crime numbers from year-to-year, then you may want to look at statewide reported crimes.

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
Arson 0 0

While the above statistics are helpful in some circumstances, they do not give you information about how Brooklawn compares to the rest of New Jersey or to the nation in terms of likelihood that you will be the victim of a crime. To make those comparisons, you need to look at the crime rate. The crime rate refers to the number of crimes per a set number of people. In our crime rates, we have chosen to report the crime rate as incidents per 1,000 people. By comparing these rates, you can determine whether a person in Brooklawn is at a higher or lower risk of being a victim of a major crime than people in the rest of New Jersey or nationwide.


Burglary in the state of New Jersey

Year Burglary
2006 39433
2007 37482
2008 40401
2009 37262
2010 38732
2011 43238
2012 42338
2013 35873
2014 31710
2015 27960

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