Shallotte, NC Arrest Records

Shallotte, NC is among the safest cities in the USA with 1.72 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 85th safest city in North Carolina among the 170 cities.
Shallotte, NC property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 38.37 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 122 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 7.02% compared to 2015.

Shallotte Crime Rate

Total arrests in Shallotte 2016 decreased by 7.39% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 14 to 7 while non-violent crime decreased by 3.7% from 162 to 156.

5 Crimes In Shallotte, NC in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 122
Burglary 27
Motor vehicle theft 7
Aggravated assault 4
Robbery 3

Other Cities in North Carolina with the Most Arrests

Among the 170 cities in state the most dangerous is Charlotte-Mecklenburg with 6,560 violent crimes that’s 37.96% of total of 17,283. Lumberton has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 43 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Lumberton 156.39
Pineville 147.69
Elkin 98.84
Randleman 98.08
Atlantic Beach 95.81

Safest Cities in North Carolina

Are you planning a move to North Carolina? Here are the safest cities in North Carolina with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Shallotte is 1 out of 194 up by 0.01% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Holly Springs and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Pinehurst.

City Arrests
Pinehurst 5.64
Elon 8.28
Holly Springs 9.25
Pinebluff 10.91
Cary 10.96

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Shallotte decreased by 50% from 2015 and decreased by 65% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 20 to 7. In 2016 violent crime rate in Shallotte was 63.31% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.172%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Shallotte decreased by 3.7% from 2015 and decreased by 25.36% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 209 to 156. In 2016 property crime rate in Shallotte was 34.98% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 3.837%.

How Shallotte stands up against other cities

Shallotte vs. Elkin

You’ll be in more safety in Shallotte compared to Elkin that had 146.57% higher crime rate compared to Shallotte according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.7378 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 0.9835 in Elkin city.
Larceny rates of 30.0049 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 82.8621 in Elkin.

Names with the most arrests in Shallotte

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 55.56% are people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Shallotte is 0.21% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 10.98 daily crimes that occur in Shallotte.
  • Shallotte is safer than Elkin.
  • In Shallotte you have a 1 in 25 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Shallotte have decreased by 7.39%.