Kingston, NY Arrest Records

Kingston, NY is among the safest cities in the USA with 3.25 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 225th safest city in New York among the 305 cities.
Kingston, NY property crime has lower rate than the national average of 28.42, with 20.72 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 418 larceny theft related arrests that decreased by 23.86% compared to 2015.

Kingston Crime Rate

Total arrests in Kingston 2016 decreased by 23.39% compared to 2015 and has lower crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 71 to 76 while non-violent crime decreased by 26.67% from 660 to 484.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 418
Burglary 57
Aggravated assault 43
Robbery 23
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 Kingston 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 Kingston increased by 7.04% from 2015 and decreased by 18.28% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 93 to 76. In 2016 violent crime rate in Kingston was 30.67% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.325%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Kingston decreased by 26.67% from 2015 and decreased by 16.55% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 580 to 484. In 2016 property crime rate in Kingston was 27.11% lower than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 2.072%.

How Kingston stands up against other cities

Kingston vs. Peekskill

You’ll be in more risk in Kingston compared to Peekskill that had 65.42% lower crime rate compared to Kingston according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.9846 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.3730 in Peekskill city.
Burglary rates of 2.4401 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.7874 in Peekskill.

Kingston vs. Lockport

You’ll be in more safety in Kingston compared to Lockport that had 53.29% higher crime rate compared to Kingston 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 Lockport city.
Burglary rates of 2.4401 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and lower than average 6.2869 in Lockport.

Names with the most arrests in Kingston

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 71.43% are people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Kingston is 0.28% lower than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 6.57 daily crimes that occur in Kingston.
  • Kingston is more violent than Peekskill.
  • In Kingston you have a 1 in 42 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Kingston have decreased by 23.39%.