Crime in Rochester, NY, United States

Crime rates in Rochester, NY, United States

Level of crime
65.71 High
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
68.92 High
Worries home broken and things stolen
48.57 Moderate
Worries being mugged or robbed
60.29 High
Worries car stolen
45.00 Moderate
Worries things from car stolen
57.86 Moderate
Worries attacked
54.05 Moderate
Worries being insulted
55.00 Moderate
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
43.38 Moderate
Problem people using or dealing drugs
72.14 High
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
62.14 High
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
64.19 High
Problem corruption and bribery
50.00 Moderate

Safety in Rochester, NY, United States

Safety walking alone during daylight
54.73 Moderate
Safety walking alone during night
29.73 Low

Contributors: 37

Last update: March 2018

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

#Anonymous on Nov 09, 2014 :
....and four times lower than Mexico City...

Who'da thunk?
#Anonymous on Nov 09, 2014 :
I thought I'd pass by just to combat some of the crime misinformation spread by certain people in Rochester.

Murder rates per 100,000 in 2012:

1. Mexico City = 17
2. Detroit = 10
3. San Diego/Tijuana = 9
4. Philadelphia = 8
5. Chicago = 7
6. Houston = 6
7. Dallas = 5
8. Los Angeles = 5
9. Rochester = 4
10. New York = 4

Remember that Rochester is a city of around a million – *not* 200k. This is *very* important.

The murder rate is barely higher than that of New York.