Vineland, NJ Criminal and Public Records

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About Vineland

Vineland is located in Cumberland County, with a population of 60,818. This makes it the 22nd most populous city in New Jersey. It has an average income of $49,453.

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Public Criminal Records

In 2015, there were 336 reported major violent crimes (0.005484 per person) and 2,559 reported major property crimes in Vineland (0.041769 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 Vineland.

Crime Rates Compared to New Jersey

When it comes to major violent crimes, Vineland has 0.005484 violent crimes per person. This compares to 0.002554 violent crimes per person statewide.

Vineland has 0.041769 major property crimes per person. This compares to 0.016265 per person statewide.


Vineland Crime Rankings:

Statewide (2015)

  • Population: 22nd
  • Violent Crimes: 9th (23rd per 100k)
  • Murder: 7th (26th per 100k)
  • Rape: 5th (17th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 8th (25th per 100k)
  • Robbery: 13th (29th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 4th (25th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 5th (29th per 100k)
  • Larceny: 4th (29th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 24th (80th per 100k)
  • Arson: 12th (92nd per 100k)

Nationwide (2015)

  • Population: 589th
  • Violent Crimes: 327th (1,094th per 100k)
  • Murder: 71st (303rd per 100k)
  • Rape: 159th (904th per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 302nd (1,473rd per 100k)
  • Robbery: 234th (500th per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 352nd (1,089th per 100k)
  • Burglary: 289th (1,021st per 100k)
  • Larceny: 328th (1,047th per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 448th (2,161st per 100k)
  • Arson: 115th (785th per 100k)

In Cumberland County (2015)

  • Population: 1st
  • Violent Crimes: 1st (3rd per 100k)
  • Murder: 1st (2nd per 100k)
  • Rape: 1st (2nd per 100k)
  • Agg. Assault: 1st (3rd per 100k)
  • Robbery: 2nd (3rd per 100k)
  • Property Crimes: 1st (3rd per 100k)
  • Burglary: 1st (3rd per 100k)
  • Larceny: 1st (2nd per 100k)
  • Vehicle Thefts: 1st (3rd per 100k)
  • Arson: 3rd (3rd per 100k)

General Data

  • Population: 60,818
  • Households: 20,825
  • Median Income: $49,453
  • Land Area: 68.393 miles2
  • Water Area: 0.595 miles2
  • Time Zone: EST

Vineland, NJ Crime Rate Information

Crime Category 2014 2015
Murder 2 7
Rape 13 32
Agg. Assault 139 189
Robbery 113 108
Burglary 450 525
Vehicle Thefts 31 68
Arson 5 3

Violent Crimes in Vineland, NJ in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Murder 7
Rape 32
Aggravated Assault 189
Robbery 108

Property Crimes in Vineland, NJ in 2015

Crime Reported Numbers
Burglary 525
Larceny 1966
Motor Vehicle Theft 68
Arson 3

Larceny in Vineland, NJ

Year Larceny
2006 2068
2007 1896
2008 1804
2009 1708
2010 1536
2012 1804
2013 1681
2014 1762
2015 1966

Violent Crimes in Vineland, NJ

Year Violent Crimes
2006 539
2007 334
2008 316
2009 276
2010 223
2012 225
2013 208
2014 267
2015 336

New Jersey Criminal Statistics:


If you have an idea of how large Vineland 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 Vineland 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 Vineland 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.


Larceny in the state of New Jersey

Year Larceny
2006 135801
2007 132791
2008 138545
2009 128327
2010 128754
2011 129066
2012 122662
2013 117936
2014 111578
2015 105963

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