Los Lunas, NM Arrest Records

Los Lunas, NM is among the most violent cities in the USA with 8.38 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 45th safest city in New Mexico among the 53 cities.
Los Lunas, NM property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 49.10 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 498 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 11.16% compared to 2015.

Los Lunas Crime Rate

Total arrests in Los Lunas 2016 increased by 16.75% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 132 to 129 while non-violent crime increased by 20.77% from 626 to 756.

5 Crimes In Los Lunas, NM in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 498
Motor vehicle theft 135
Burglary 123
Aggravated assault 116
Robbery 9

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 Los Lunas 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

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Los Lunas decreased by 2.27% from 2015 and decreased by 25.43% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 173 to 129. In 2016 violent crime rate in Los Lunas was 78.52% higher than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.838%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Los Lunas increased by 20.77% from 2015 and increased by 38.21% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 547 to 756. In 2016 property crime rate in Los Lunas was 72.73% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 4.91%.

How Los Lunas stands up against other cities

Los Lunas vs. Sunland Park

You’ll be in more risk in Los Lunas compared to Sunland Park that had 84.2% lower crime rate compared to Los Lunas according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.5845 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1227 in Sunland Park city.
Burglary rates of 7.9881 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 2.6379 in Sunland Park.

Los Lunas vs. Deming

You’ll be in more risk in Los Lunas compared to Deming that had 14.55% lower crime rate compared to Los Lunas according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.5845 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.4150 in Deming city.
Larceny rates of 32.3419 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 32.7869 in Deming.

Names with the most arrests in Los Lunas

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 35.71% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Los Lunas is 0.74% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 15.75 daily crimes that occur in Los Lunas.
  • Los Lunas is more violent than Sunland Park.
  • In Los Lunas you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Los Lunas have increased by 16.75%.