Crime in Ottawa, Canada

Crime rates in Ottawa, Canada

Level of crime
27.16 Low
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
59.18 Moderate
Worries home broken and things stolen
24.10 Low
Worries being mugged or robbed
21.26 Low
Worries car stolen
19.00 Very Low
Worries things from car stolen
31.86 Low
Worries attacked
24.03 Low
Worries being insulted
28.29 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion
16.80 Very Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
43.61 Moderate
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
35.96 Low
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
27.44 Low
Problem corruption and bribery
25.16 Low

Safety in Ottawa, Canada

Safety walking alone during daylight
85.08 Very High
Safety walking alone during night
64.25 High

Contributors: 334

Last update: March 2023

These data are based on perceptions of visitors of this website in the past 3 years.

If the value is 0, it means it is perceived as very low, and if the value is 100, it means it is perceived as very high.

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2 Comments so far
V. Cora on Oct 12, 2020:
Hello Linda,
The Shaw Centre is located in suburbia heaven.
The only thing to fear is boredom.
Linda on Feb 24, 2020:
Does anyone have any suggestions or input? Some friends and I will be staying in Ottawa in June. We need to be near the Shaw Center but want to be sure that we are in a safe area. We prefer to stay at an airbnb. Do you feel that this section of the city is safe for three women who are traveling together and are not familiar with the area?