Bernalillo County, NM Arrest Records

Bernalillo County, NM is among the safest counties in the USA with 1.13 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 per 1,000 average. It has lower total crime rate than Valencia, Otero, Cibola, Torrance, Luna counties in New Mexico.
Bernalillo County, NM property crime rate is 4.17 per 1,000 residents, lower rate than national average of 28.42 per 1,000. There were 1,452 larceny theft related arrests in 2016 that increased by 10.67% compared to 2015.

Bernalillo County, NM Crime Rate

Total arrests in Bernalillo County in 2016 increased by 9.98% compared to 2015 and is lower than national average of 33.12 per 1,000 people. Violent crimes increased from 756 to 763 while non-violent crime increased by 12.71% from 2,502 to 2,820.

5 Crimes In Bernalillo County, NM in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 1,452
Burglary 909
Aggravated assault 580
Motor vehicle theft 459
Robbery 122

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Bernalillo County increased by 0.93% from 2015 and decreased by 2.68% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 784 to 763. In 2016 violent crime rate in Bernalillo County was 75.98% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.113%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rates in Bernalillo County increased by 12.71% from 2015 and increased by 16.24% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 2,426 to 2,820. In 2016 property crime rate in Bernalillo County was 85.34% lower than the national average. Your chance of being a victim of property crime is 0.417%.

How Bernalillo stands up against other counties

Bernalillo vs. Sandoval

You’ll be in more risk in Bernalillo compared to Sandoval county that had 74.59% lower crime rate compared to Bernalillo county according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 0.8568 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1479 in Sandoval county.
Arson rates of 0.1522 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Sandoval county.

Bernalillo vs. Valencia

You’ll be in more safety in Bernalillo compared to Valencia county that had 295.23% higher crime rate compared to Bernalillo county according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0133 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.0000 in Valencia county.
Larceny rates of 2.1449 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 6.8231 in Valencia county.

Names with the most arrests in Bernalillo

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the records in Bernalillo, New Mexico, the most crimes, that's 37.5% of all records in county are committed by the people aged between 21-30. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the county.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Bernalillo County is 0.84% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.45 daily crimes that occur in Bernalillo County.
  • Bernalillo, NM is more violent than Sandoval.
  • In Bernalillo County you have a 1 in 189 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Bernalillo, NM have increased by 9.98%.

5 Latest Arrests and Mugshots from Bernalillo, NM

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  • Summary: Arrested on charges of CRIMINAL DAMAGE TO PROPERTY UNDER $1000, BATTERY ON A POLICE OFFICER on July 20, 2019 was Amarita Elena Velasquez. The Velasquez was arrested by Bernalillo County Law Enforcement. Bond was set at unknown amount for the P Misdemeanor charge because Velasquez is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police agencies listed here may assist with more information including court dates: Bernalillo County Law Enforcement.
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  • Summary: Bernalillo County Law Enforcement arrested Tehya Llubia Soza on July 20, 2019. The charge against Soza is CARELESS DRIVING, AGGRAVATED DWI-1, a P Misdemeanor.  Soza and all others arrested are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To get more information about this arrest, contact one of the local police agencies below: Bernalillo County Law Enforcement.
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  • Summary: Adam Vigil was arrested on July 19, 2019. Vigil is charged with DWI 1ST OFFENSE, CHILD ABUSE W/O GBH 1ST OFFENSE, RECKLESS DRIVING, POSSESSION OF OPEN CONTAINER by police near Bernalillo, New Mexico. DWI 1ST OFFENSE, CHILD ABUSE W/O GBH 1ST OFFENSE, RECKLESS DRIVING, POSSESSION OF OPEN CONTAINER is a Misdemeanor D offense and bond was set at unknown as individuals are presumed innocent until proven guilty. To learn more about this incident including upcoming court dates, you may contact the following: Bernalillo County Law Enforcement.
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  • Summary: Arrested on July 20, 2019 was Clarissa Ruiz. Bernalillo County Law Enforcement is charging Ruiz with SPEEDING (16-25 MPH OVER)/BUS/RESD AREA, DWI 1ST OFFENSE, SIGNS DIRECT SLOW MOVING TRAFFIC, a P Misdemeanor, but Clarissa is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Police and district attorneys near Bernalillo, New Mexico found here may provide more information about this incident: Bernalillo County Law Enforcement.
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  • Summary: Carlos M Ortiz, arrested July 20, 2019 in Bernalillo, New Mexico for NO EVIDENCE OF VEHICLE REGISTRATION, NO PROOF OF INSURANCE IN VEHICLE, CONCEAL IDENTITY, DRIVING WHILE LICENSE REVOKED (ARREST CLAUSE). NO EVIDENCE OF VEHICLE REGISTRATION, NO PROOF OF INSURANCE IN VEHICLE, CONCEAL IDENTITY, DRIVING WHILE LICENSE REVOKED (ARREST CLAUSE) is a P Misdemeanor offense, but everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty. Further information about Ortiz’s status may be obtained from the following: Bernalillo County Law Enforcement.

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