Santa Clara, NM Arrest Records

Santa Clara, NM is among the safest cities in the USA with 1.23 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 10th safest city in New Mexico among the 53 cities.
Santa Clara, NM property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 17.19 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 14 burglary related arrests that decreased by 6.67% compared to 2015.

Santa Clara Crime Rate

5 Crimes In Santa Clara, NM in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Burglary 14
Larceny-theft 9
Motor vehicle theft 5
Aggravated assault 2
Murder 0

Other Cities in New Mexico with the Most Arrests

Among the 53 cities in state the most dangerous is Albuquerque with 6,245 violent crimes that’s 60.86% of total of 10,261. Belen has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 59 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Belen 92.47
Taos 88.58
Gallup 87.30
Espanola 82.25
Albuquerque 79.73

Safest Cities in New Mexico

Are you planning a move to New Mexico? Here are the safest cities in New Mexico with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Santa Clara is 1 out of 131 up by 0.06% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Estancia and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Lordsburg.

City Arrests
Clayton 8.41
Mesilla 8.56
Los Alamos 8.89
Sunland Park 9.08
Corrales 11.84

How Santa Clara stands up against other cities

Santa Clara vs. Estancia

You’ll be in more risk in Santa Clara compared to Estancia that had 24.68% lower crime rate compared to Santa Clara according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.2277 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.6305 in Estancia 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 Estancia.

Santa Clara vs. Moriarty

You’ll be in more safety in Santa Clara compared to Moriarty that had 143.23% higher crime rate compared to Santa Clara 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 Moriarty city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 3.0694 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 5.0392 in Moriarty.

Names with the most arrests in Santa Clara

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 100% are people aged between 31-40.