Tonawanda, NY Arrest Records

Tonawanda, NY is among the safest cities in the USA with 2.76 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 239th safest city in New York among the 305 cities.
Tonawanda, NY property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 23.88 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 300 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 19.05% compared to 2015.

Tonawanda Crime Rate

Total arrests in Tonawanda 2016 increased by 24.14% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 26 to 41 while non-violent crime increased by 21.16% from 293 to 355.

5 Crimes In Tonawanda, NY in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 300
Burglary 51
Aggravated assault 17
Robbery 14
Legacy rape 10

Other Cities in New York with the Most Arrests

Among the 305 cities in state the most dangerous is New York with 49,124 violent crimes that’s 73.75% of total of 66,611. Lakewood-Busti has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 22 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Niagara Falls 60.96
Buffalo 52.27
Watertown 50.51
Binghamton 47.99
Rochester 46.06

Safest Cities in New York

Are you planning a move to New York? Here are the safest cities in New York with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Tonawanda is 1 out of 210. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Harrison Town and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Cohocton Town.

City Arrests
Sherrill 2.61
Rye 3.91
Glen Cove 4.55
Port Washington 5.29
Brewster 5.60

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Tonawanda increased by 57.69% from 2015 and increased by 57.69% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 26 to 41. In 2016 violent crime rate in Tonawanda was 41.22% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.276%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Tonawanda increased by 21.16% from 2015 and decreased by 8.97% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 390 to 355. In 2016 property crime rate in Tonawanda was 15.98% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 2.388%.

How Tonawanda stands up against other cities

Tonawanda vs. Gloversville

You’ll be in more safety in Tonawanda compared to Gloversville that had 35.21% higher crime rate compared to Tonawanda 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 lower than average 0.0671 in Gloversville city.
Burglary rates of 3.4311 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 5.1650 in Gloversville.

Tonawanda vs. Batavia

You’ll be in more safety in Tonawanda compared to Batavia that had 45.05% higher crime rate compared to Tonawanda 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 Batavia city.
Burglary rates of 3.4311 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 5.7598 in Batavia.

Names with the most arrests in Tonawanda

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 50% are people aged between 31-40.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Tonawanda is 0.2% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 7.3 daily crimes that occur in Tonawanda.
  • Tonawanda is safer than Gloversville.
  • In Tonawanda you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Tonawanda have increased by 24.14%.