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Jamestown, NY Crime Reports & Statistics


Neighborhood Crime Statistics For Jamestown, New York


Population: 29,204 in 2009

Jamestown, NY Map
The Jamestown, NY crime report and city information below can give residents and potential residents incite on their local area and surroundings. This information that was collected and published on this site is from the participation of over 17,000 law enforcement agencies across the United States. These statistics are collected and published by the FBI on an annual basis for special studies and reports, on the cities in the United States. *
Jamestown, NY Crime Categories
Jamestown Law Enforcement
Jamestown Violent Crimes
Jamestown Forcible Rapes
Jamestown Murders
Jamestown Robbery
Jamestown Aggravated Assaults
Jamestown Property Crimes
Jamestown Burglary
Jamestown Larceny
Jamestown Motor Vehicle
Jamestown Arson
Jamestown, NY Law Enforcement Statistics
Law Enforcement officers are individuals who ordinarily carry a firearm and a badge, have full arrest powers, and are paid from governmental funds set aside specifically for sworn law enforcement representatives. (UCR Definition)
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Law Enforcement - Jamestown, NY
Year
2009
Total Employees
69
Officers
60
Civilians
9
Year
2008
Total Employees
73
Officers
62
Civilians
11
Year
2007
Total Employees
74
Officers
62
Civilians
12
Year
2006
Total Employees
77
Officers
64
Civilians
13
Jamestown, NY Violent Crime Statistics
In 2009, Jamestown, New York law enforcement had 152 violent crimes reported. With a population of 29,204 in 2009, there were 52.0 occurrences of violent crimes per 10k persons in Jamestown, New York. The total known offenses in 2006, 2007 and 2008 were 170, 167 and 184, respectively .

Violent crime is composed of four offenses: forcible rape, murder and non-negligent manslaughter, aggravated assault, and robbery. Violent crimes involve force or threat of force. (UCR Definition)
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Violent Crimes - Jamestown, NY
Year
2009
Population
29,204
Occurrences
152
Occurrences (per 10k)
52.0
Year
2008
Population
29,279
Occurrences
184
Occurrences (per 10k)
62.8
Year
2007
Population
29,646
Occurrences
167
Occurrences (per 10k)
56.3
Year
2006
Population
30,462
Occurrences
170
Occurrences (per 10k)
55.8
Jamestown, NY Forceable Rape Crime Statistics
In 2009, Jamestown, New York had 6.8 occurrences of forcible rape per 10k persons in a population of 29,204 in 2009. The total known offenses of forcible rape in Jamestown in 2009 was 20. There were 21 known offenses in 2006, 20 in 2007, and 20 in 2008.

Forcible rape is the carnal knowledge of a female forcibly and against her will. Rapes by force and attempts or assaults to rape regardless of the age of the victim are included. Statutory offenses (no force used--victim under age of consent) are excluded. (UCR Definition)
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Forcible Rape - Jamestown, NY
Year
2009
Population
29,204
Occurrences
20
Occurrences (per 10k)
6.8
Year
2008
Population
29,279
Occurrences
20
Occurrences (per 10k)
6.8
Year
2007
Population
29,646
Occurrences
20
Occurrences (per 10k)
6.7
Year
2006
Population
30,462
Occurrences
21
Occurrences (per 10k)
6.9
Jamestown, NY Murder Statistics
Jamestown, New York had 1 murders in 2009. With a total population of 29204 in 2009, there were 0.3 occurrences of murder per 10k persons in Jamestown, New York. The murder rates in Jamestown, New York in 2006, 2007 and 2008 were 0, 1 and 3, respectively.

Murder and non-negligent manslaughter is the willful (non-negligent) killing of one human being by another. (UCR Definition)
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Murder - Jamestown, NY
Year
2009
Population
29,204
Occurrences
1
Occurrences (per 10k)
0.3
Year
2008
Population
29,279
Occurrences
3
Occurrences (per 10k)
1.0
Year
2007
Population
29,646
Occurrences
1
Occurrences (per 10k)
0.3
Year
2006
Population
30,462
Occurrences
0
Occurrences (per 10k)
0.0
Jamestown, NY Aggravated Assault Statistics
The total known offenses of aggravated assault in Jamestown, New York in 2009 was 105. Jamestown had 36.0 occurrences of aggravated assault per 10k persons in a population of 29,204 in 2009. In Jamestown there were 114 offenses in 2006, 116 in 2007, and 121 in 2008.

Aggravated assault is an unlawful attack by one person upon another for the purpose of inflicting severe or aggravated bodily injury. The Program further specifies that this type of assault is usually accompanied by the use of a weapon or by other means likely to produce death or great bodily harm. Attempted aggravated assault that involves the display of--or threat to use--a gun, knife, or other weapon is included in this crime category because serious personal injury would likely result if the assault were completed. When aggravated assault and larceny-theft occur together, the offense falls under the category of robbery. (UCR Definition)
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Assault - Jamestown, NY
Year
2009
Population
29,204
Occurrences
105
Occurrences (per 10k)
36.0
Year
2008
Population
29,279
Occurrences
121
Occurrences (per 10k)
41.3
Year
2007
Population
29,646
Occurrences
116
Occurrences (per 10k)
39.1
Year
2006
Population
30,462
Occurrences
114
Occurrences (per 10k)
37.4
Jamestown, NY Robbery Statistics
In 2009, Jamestown, New York had 26 occurrences of robberies reported to the police. With 29,204 in 2009 people living in Jamestown, in 2009 there were 8.9 occurrences per 10k persons. Based on statistics from the FBI, there were 35 robberies in 2006, 30 in 2007 and 40 in 2008.

Robbery is the taking or attempting to take anything of value from the care, custody, or control of a person or persons by force or threat of force or violence and/or by putting the victim in fear. (UCR Definition)
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Robbery - Jamestown, NY
Year
2009
Population
29,204
Occurrences
26
Occurrences (per 10k)
8.9
Year
2008
Population
29,279
Occurrences
40
Occurrences (per 10k)
13.7
Year
2007
Population
29,646
Occurrences
30
Occurrences (per 10k)
10.1
Year
2006
Population
30,462
Occurrences
35
Occurrences (per 10k)
11.5
Jamestown, NY Property Crime Statistics
A property crime includes burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft and arson. In 2009, Jamestown, New York had 1100 property crimes. The population in 2009 for Jamestown was 29,204 in 2009; the number of violent crimes per 10k persons was 376.7. Looking back at the previous three years in Jamestown, New York, you will see that there were 1206 property crimes in 2006, 1151 in 2007 and 1180 in 2008.

A property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims. The property crime category includes arson because the offense involves the destruction of property; however, arson victims may be subjected to force. Because of limited participation and varying collection procedures by local agencies, only limited data are available for arson. Arson statistics are included in trend, clearance, and arrest tables throughout Crime in the United States, but they are not included in any estimated volume data. The arson section in this report provides more information on that offense. (UCR Definition)
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Property Crime - Jamestown, NY
Year
2009
Population
29,204
Occurrences
1,100
Occurrences (per 10k)
376.7
Year
2008
Population
29,279
Occurrences
1,180
Occurrences (per 10k)
403.0
Year
2007
Population
29,646
Occurrences
1,151
Occurrences (per 10k)
388.2
Year
2006
Population
30,462
Occurrences
1,206
Occurrences (per 10k)
395.9
Jamestown, NY Burglary Statistics
The total known offenses of burglary in Jamestown, New York in 2009 was 266. Burglary is part of the violent crimes category. Based on the known offenses and its population of 29,204 in 2009 in 2009, Jamestown, New York had 91.1 occurrences of burglary per 10k persons. In Jamestown there were 365 burglary offenses in 2006, 300 in 2007, and 344 in 2008.

Burglary is defined in the Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Program as the unlawful entry of a structure to commit a felony or theft. The use of force to gain entry is not required to classify an offense as a burglary. Burglary in the UCR program is categorized into three sub classifications: forcible entry, unlawful entry where no force is used, and attempted forcible entry. (UCR Definition)

Did you know that a burglary occurs in the United States every 15 seconds? In 2008, there were 2.4 billion burglaries in just the U.S.A! Property loss due to burglary totaled $4.3 billion in 2008, with an average loss of $1,991 per occurrence. You may qualify for a FREE home security system; simply fill out the form on the top of this page to get a free, no-obligation quote and protect yourself from being part of these statistics.
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Burglary - Jamestown, NY
Year
2009
Population
29,204
Occurrences
266
Occurrences (per 10k)
91.1
Year
2008
Population
29,279
Occurrences
344
Occurrences (per 10k)
117.5
Year
2007
Population
29,646
Occurrences
300
Occurrences (per 10k)
101.2
Year
2006
Population
30,462
Occurrences
365
Occurrences (per 10k)
119.8
Jamestown, NY Larceny Statistics
Jamestown, New York had 814 offenses of larceny-theft reported to the police in 2009. With 29,204 in 2009 people living in Jamestown that year, there were 278.7 occurrences per 10k persons. Based on the statistics from the FBI, there were 795 larceny-thefts in 2006, 814 in 2007 and 810 in 2008.

Larceny-theft (except motor vehicle theft) is the unlawful taking, carrying, leading, or riding away of property from the possession or constructive possession of another. Examples are thefts of bicycles or automobile accessories, shoplifting, pocket-picking, or the stealing of any property or article which is not taken by force and violence or by fraud. Attempted larcenies are included. Embezzlement, confidence games, forgery, worthless checks, etc., are excluded. (UCR Definition)
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Larceny - Jamestown, NY
Year
2009
Population
29,204
Occurrences
814
Occurrences (per 10k)
278.7
Year
2008
Population
29,279
Occurrences
810
Occurrences (per 10k)
276.6
Year
2007
Population
29,646
Occurrences
814
Occurrences (per 10k)
274.6
Year
2006
Population
30,462
Occurrences
795
Occurrences (per 10k)
261.0
Jamestown, NY Motor Vehicle Crime Statistics
In 2009, Jamestown, New York law enforcement had 20 motor vehicle thefts reported. With a population of 29,204 in 2009 in Jamestown, there were 6.8 occurrences of motor vehicle theft per 10k persons. The total known offenses by law enforcement of this kind in 2006, 2007 and 2008 were 46, 37 and 26, respectively.

Motor vehicle theft is the theft or attempted theft of a motor vehicle. The offense includes the stealing of automobiles, trucks, buses, motorcycles, snowmobiles, etc. The taking of a motor vehicle for temporary use by persons having lawful access is excluded from this definition. (UCR Definition)
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Motor Vehicle Crime - Jamestown, NY
Year
2009
Population
29,204
Occurrences
20
Occurrences (per 10k)
6.8
Year
2008
Population
29,279
Occurrences
26
Occurrences (per 10k)
8.9
Year
2007
Population
29,646
Occurrences
37
Occurrences (per 10k)
12.5
Year
2006
Population
30,462
Occurrences
46
Occurrences (per 10k)
15.1
Jamestown, NY Arson Statistics
The total known offenses of arson in Jamestown in 2009 was 10. Jamestown, New York had 3.4 occurrences of arson per 10k persons in a population of 29,204 in 2009. In Jamestown, New York, the known offenses of arson were 10 in 2006, 6 in 2007, and 17 in 2008.

Arson is any willful or malicious burning or attempt to burn, with or without intent to defraud, a dwelling house, public building, motor vehicle or aircraft, personal property of another, etc. (UCR Definition)
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Arson - Jamestown, NY
Year
2009
Population
29,204
Occurrences
10
Occurrences (per 10k)
3.4
Year
2008
Population
29,279
Occurrences
17
Occurrences (per 10k)
5.8
Year
2007
Population
29,646
Occurrences
6
Occurrences (per 10k)
2.0
Year
2006
Population
30,462
Occurrences
10
Occurrences (per 10k)
3.3
*Disclaimer: Each year when the FBI crime statistics are published, we compile the rankings of cities and countries on our website. These rough rankings provide no insight into the numerous variables that mold crime in a particular town, city, county, state, or region. Because of this, these numbers sometimes lead to simplistic and/or incomplete analyses that often create misleading perceptions adversely affecting communities and their residents. SecurityGuide.com is not responsible for the accuracy or incompleteness of these figures.
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