Eugene, OR Arrest Records

Eugene, OR is among the safest cities in the USA with 3.65 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 77th safest city in Oregon among the 92 cities.
Eugene, OR property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 38.31 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 4,622 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 0.28% compared to 2015.

Eugene Crime Rate

Total arrests in Eugene 2016 increased by 2.17% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes increased from 513 to 602 while non-violent crime increased by 0.93% from 6,259 to 6,317.

5 Crimes In Eugene, OR in 2016 with the Most Arrests

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 4,622
Burglary 1,062
Motor vehicle theft 633
Aggravated assault 364
Robbery 137

Other Cities in Oregon with the Most Arrests

Among the 92 cities in state the most dangerous is Portland with 3,163 violent crimes that’s 40.46% of total of 7,817. Seaside has the highest number of records per 1,000 people that is above the state average of 39 and higher than national average of 33.

City Arrests
Seaside 76.72
Medford 75.44
Ontario 69.66
Roseburg 62.77
John Day 59.99

Safest Cities in Oregon

Are you planning a move to Oregon? Here are the safest cities in Oregon with the lowest arrest rates. Your chance of being a victim of a violent crime in Eugene is 1 out of 327 up by 0.21% compared to previous year. The lowest rate of violent crime is in Warrenton and the safest city to encounter a property crime is in Vernonia.

City Arrests
Carlton 5.29
Junction City 5.39
Vernonia 7.01
Gaston 7.16
Brookings 8.15

Violent Crimes

Violent crime rate in Eugene increased by 17.35% from 2015 and increased by 30.87% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 460 to 602. In 2016 violent crime rate in Eugene was 22.2% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.365%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Eugene increased by 0.93% from 2015 and decreased by 19.81% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 7,878 to 6,317. In 2016 property crime rate in Eugene was 34.79% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 3.831%.

How Eugene stands up against other cities

Eugene vs. Salem

You’ll be in more safety in Eugene compared to Salem that had 2.96% higher crime rate compared to Eugene according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 2.2076 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 2.1621 in Salem city.
Burglary rates of 6.4409 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 5.4472 in Salem.

Eugene vs. Gresham

You’ll be in more risk in Eugene compared to Gresham that had 25.42% lower crime rate compared to Eugene according to the FBI.
Robbery rates of 0.8309 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 1.3602 per 1,000 people and lower than average 1.0135 in Gresham city.
Arson rates of 0.4367 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 0.1465 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.1794 in Gresham.

Names with the most arrests in Eugene

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 33.33% are people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among white population of the city.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Eugene is 0.27% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 11.5 daily crimes that occur in Eugene.
  • Eugene is safer than Salem.
  • In Eugene you have a 1 in 24 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Eugene have increased by 2.17%.