Crime in Zurich, Switzerland

Crime rates in Zurich, Switzerland

Level of crime
13.01 Very Low
Crime increasing in the past 3 years
54.84 Moderate
Worries home broken and things stolen
18.31 Very Low
Worries being mugged or robbed
13.09 Very Low
Worries car stolen
11.00 Very Low
Worries things from car stolen
16.60 Very Low
Worries attacked
16.93 Very Low
Worries being insulted
19.44 Very Low
Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion
13.87 Very Low
Problem people using or dealing drugs
31.75 Low
Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft
26.80 Low
Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery
13.10 Very Low
Problem corruption and bribery
15.40 Very Low

Safety in Zurich, Switzerland

Safety walking alone during daylight
92.19 Very High
Safety walking alone during night
81.25 Very High

Contributors: 130

Last update: November 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

#Bob on Apr 23, 2018 :
Zurich is extremely safe. The people that live there are focused on work. But It's way too expensive. You won't get ripped off in the street but the stores will rob you. If you're going there, you really should be careful, unless you don't mind paying $16 for an extremely small container of sunblock. Things like this sour the experience. I agree with Philippe, it's very difficult to do business there.
#philippe on May 18, 2017 :
in Switzerland there is less a problem of corruption or bribery than a problem of conflicts of interests and collusion between politics and big business, which prevents fair competition.