Utica, NY Arrest Records

Utica, NY is among the most violent cities in the USA with 6.27 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 291st safest city in New York among the 305 cities.
Utica, NY property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 37.20 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 1,751 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 5.48% compared to 2015.

Utica Crime Rate

Total arrests in Utica 2016 increased by 4.01% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 349 to 382 while non-violent crime increased by 3.14% from 2,196 to 2,265.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 1,751
Burglary 435
Aggravated assault 222
Robbery 115
Motor vehicle theft 79

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 Utica 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 Utica increased by 9.46% from 2015 and decreased by 0% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 382 to 382. In 2016 violent crime rate in Utica was 33.71% higher than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.627%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Utica increased by 3.14% from 2015 and decreased by 9.44% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 2,501 to 2,265. In 2016 property crime rate in Utica was 30.89% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 3.72%.

How Utica stands up against other cities

Utica vs. White Plains

You’ll be in more risk in Utica compared to White Plains that had 58.83% lower crime rate compared to Utica according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 1.8890 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.5105 in White Plains city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 1.2977 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.4084 in White Plains.

Utica vs. Schenectady

You’ll be in more risk in Utica compared to Schenectady that had 4.84% lower crime rate compared to Utica according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0493 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0921 in Schenectady city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 1.2977 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 3.0243 in Schenectady.

Names with the most arrests in Utica

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 36.55% are people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Utica is 0.31% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 11.91 daily crimes that occur in Utica.
  • Utica is more violent than White Plains.
  • In Utica you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Utica have increased by 4.01%.