Crime in Penang, Malaysia

Crime rates in Penang, Malaysia

Level of crime
47.86 Moderate
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
61.11 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
49.31 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
53.38 Moderate
Worries car stolen
41.67 Moderate
Worries things from car stolen
56.25 Moderate
Worries attacked
35.81 Low
Worries being insulted
31.94 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
37.84 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
39.19 Low
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
56.76 Moderate
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
42.36 Moderate
Problem corruption and bribery
72.97 High

Safety in Penang, Malaysia

Safety walking alone during daylight
77.70 High
Safety walking alone during night
35.81 Low

Contributors: 37

Last update: May 2017

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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1 Comments so far

#Chan Kong Loon on Mar 14, 2015 :
I did not see any policemen patrolling the streets while I was in Penang for one day.