Crime in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Crime rates in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Level of crime
21.61 Low
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
43.85 Moderate
Worries home broken and things stolen
23.65 Low
Worries being mugged or robbed
25.97 Low
Worries car stolen
30.02 Low
Worries things from car stolen
33.78 Low
Worries attacked
23.38 Low
Worries being insulted
29.51 Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin color, ethnic origin, gender or religion
23.12 Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
24.91 Low
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
25.19 Low
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
22.00 Low
Problem corruption and bribery
40.54 Moderate

Safety in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Safety walking alone during daylight
84.09 Very High
Safety walking alone during night
70.67 High

Contributors: 294

Last update: July 2021

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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3 Comments so far
Anonymous on Apr 02, 2020:
you can get beheaded for being LGBTQ+ and that is a big concern so be warned
Sam on Aug 23, 2018:
Very safe in most city parts. Only one neighborhood has some African migrants poor neighborhoid in South Riyadh is less safe. However, no gangs or gun shootings at all.
altamas on Apr 16, 2018:
hello sir if any one knew the taxi number 0001-055 please be careful and i am also looking for this customer care to complain ,
today i was coming from home to office in this taxi and he drop me in the middle of empty road i was trying to take this plate number but i fail to take pic and he ran away before that i was deal with him the location and price clearly and then he say money is not enough give me more then i will go there and he threatened me to beat that y i ran out for safety i want to complain ,if anyone find please get me his cutomer care...
this is just now happened