Troy, NY Arrest Records

Troy, NY is among the most violent cities in the USA with 7.26 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 288th safest city in New York among the 305 cities.
Troy, NY property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 35.93 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 1,308 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 11.38% compared to 2015.

Troy Crime Rate

Total arrests in Troy 2016 decreased by 11.76% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 428 to 362 while non-violent crime decreased by 10.98% from 2,013 to 1,792.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 1,308
Burglary 394
Aggravated assault 232
Robbery 102
Motor vehicle theft 90

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 Troy 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 Troy decreased by 15.42% from 2015 and decreased by 2.43% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 371 to 362. In 2016 violent crime rate in Troy was 54.66% higher than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.726%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Troy decreased by 10.98% from 2015 and decreased by 22.69% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 2,318 to 1,792. In 2016 property crime rate in Troy was 26.4% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 3.593%.

How Troy stands up against other cities

Troy vs. Niagara Falls

You’ll be in more safety in Troy compared to Niagara Falls that had 41.14% higher crime rate compared to Troy according to the FBI.
Murder rates of 0.0601 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 0.0614 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.0616 in Niagara Falls city.
Larceny rates of 26.2250 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 34.2065 in Niagara Falls.

Troy vs. Binghamton

You’ll be in more safety in Troy compared to Binghamton that had 11.12% higher crime rate compared to Troy 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 Binghamton city.
Motor Vehicle Theft rates of 1.8045 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8637 per 1,000 people and lower than average 2.2280 in Binghamton.

Names with the most arrests in Troy

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 40% are people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Troy is 0.3% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 11.83 daily crimes that occur in Troy.
  • Troy is safer than Niagara Falls.
  • In Troy you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Troy have decreased by 11.76%.