Thornton, NH Arrest Records

Thornton, NH is among the safest cities in the USA with 1.20 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 6th safest city in New Hampshire among the 133 cities.
Thornton, NH property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 2.81 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 4 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 50.00% compared to 2015.

Thornton Crime Rate

Total arrests in Thornton 2016 decreased by 47.37% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 4 to 3 while non-violent crime decreased by 53.33% from 15 to 7.

5 Crimes In Thornton, NH in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 4
Burglary 3
Aggravated assault 2
Legacy rape 1
Murder 0

Other Cities in New Hampshire with the Most Arrests

Among the 133 cities in state the most dangerous is Manchester with 742 violent crimes that’s 30.75% of total of 2,413. Newington has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 18 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Newington 122.27
Tilton 61.59
Waterville Valley 52.85
Laconia 45.52
Hinsdale 37.15

Safest Cities in New Hampshire

Are you planning a move to New Hampshire? Here are the safest cities in New Hampshire with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Thornton is 1 out of 478 up by 0.02% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Sandown and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Orford.

City Arrests
Orford 1.61
Alstead 3.66
Sandown 3.78
Brookline 3.81
Marlborough 3.88

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Thornton decreased by 25% from 2015 and decreased by 25% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 4 to 3. In 2016 violent crime rate in Thornton was 74.34% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.12%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Thornton decreased by 53.33% from 2015 and decreased by 72% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 25 to 7. In 2016 property crime rate in Thornton was 90.11% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 0.281%.

How Thornton stands up against other cities

Thornton vs. Madison

You’ll be in more safety in Thornton compared to Madison that had 67.98% higher crime rate compared to Thornton according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Madison city.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.3967 in Madison.

Thornton vs. Rollinsford

You’ll be in more safety in Thornton compared to Rollinsford that had 225.3% higher crime rate compared to Thornton according to the FBI.
Rape rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0199 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Rollinsford city.
Arson rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Rollinsford.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Thornton is 0.88% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 1.1 daily crimes that occur in Thornton.
  • Thornton is safer than Madison.
  • In Thornton you have a 1 in 249 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Thornton have decreased by 47.37%.