Jamestown, ND Arrest Records

Jamestown, ND is among the safest cities in the USA with 4.09 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 29th safest city in North Dakota among the 33 cities.
Jamestown, ND property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 30.55 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 344 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 19.86% compared to 2015.

Jamestown Crime Rate

Total arrests in Jamestown 2016 increased by 21.92% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 51 to 63 while non-violent crime increased by 21.71% from 387 to 471.

5 Crimes In Jamestown, ND in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 344
Burglary 98
Aggravated assault 52
Motor vehicle theft 29
Legacy rape 10

Other Cities in North Dakota with the Most Arrests

Among the 33 cities in state the most dangerous is Fargo with 467 violent crimes that’s 33.52% of total of 1,393. Devils Lake has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 30 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Devils Lake 43.41
Mandan 38.66
Bismarck 36.64
Fargo 35.56
Jamestown 34.64

Safest Cities in North Dakota

Are you planning a move to North Dakota? Here are the safest cities in North Dakota with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Jamestown is 1 out of 360 up by 0.03% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Stanley and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Napoleon.

City Arrests
Napoleon 2.55
Stanley 4.22
Ray 5.26
Ellendale 5.46
Surrey 6.16

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Jamestown increased by 23.53% from 2015 and increased by 110% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 30 to 63. In 2016 violent crime rate in Jamestown was 12.92% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.409%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Jamestown increased by 21.71% from 2015 and increased by 55.96% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 302 to 471. In 2016 property crime rate in Jamestown was 7.48% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 3.055%.

How Jamestown stands up against other cities

Jamestown vs. Mandan

You’ll be in more safety in Jamestown compared to Mandan that had 11.62% higher crime rate compared to Jamestown 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 Mandan city.
Larceny rates of 22.3130 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 20.5437 per 1,000 people and lower than average 26.7593 in Mandan.

Jamestown vs. Watford City

You’ll be in more risk in Jamestown compared to Watford City that had 56.13% lower crime rate compared to Jamestown 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 Watford City city.
Burglary rates of 6.3566 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 2.3812 in Watford City.

Names with the most arrests in Jamestown

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 41.18% are people aged between 21-30.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Jamestown is 0.05% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 9.49 daily crimes that occur in Jamestown.
  • Jamestown is safer than Mandan.
  • In Jamestown you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Jamestown have increased by 21.92%.