Capitan, NM Arrest Records

Capitan, NM is among the most violent cities in the USA with 8.01 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 14th safest city in New Mexico among the 53 cities.
Capitan, NM property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 14.57 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 12 larceny theft related arrests.

Capitan Crime Rate

5 Crimes In Capitan, NM in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 12
Aggravated assault 11
Burglary 8
Murder 0
Revised rape 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 Capitan 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 Capitan stands up against other cities

Capitan vs. Estancia

You’ll be in more risk in Capitan compared to Estancia that had 38.56% lower crime rate compared to Capitan according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0000 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and the same as average 0.0000 in Estancia city.
Burglary rates of 5.8267 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 7.5662 in Estancia.

Names with the most arrests in Capitan