Springfield, OR Arrest Records

Springfield, OR is among the safest cities in the USA with 2.99 per 1,000 residents crime rate compared to national 4.69 average. It is the 83rd safest city in Oregon among the 92 cities.
Springfield, OR property crime has higher rate than the national average of 28.42, with 48.36 average property crimes recorded in 2016 of which 2,477 larceny theft related arrests that increased by 10.28% compared to 2015.

Springfield Crime Rate

Total arrests in Springfield 2016 increased by 8.72% compared to 2015 and has higher crime rate than national average of 33.12. Violent crimes decreased from 201 to 183 while non-violent crime increased by 10.04% from 2,688 to 2,958.

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

Crime Arrests
Larceny-theft 2,477
Burglary 315
Motor vehicle theft 166
Aggravated assault 100
Robbery 47

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 Springfield 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 Springfield decreased by 8.96% from 2015 and increased by 22.82% during the last 5 years since 2011 from 149 to 183. In 2016 violent crime rate in Springfield was 36.24% lower than the national average. Your chances of being a victim of a violent crime is 0.299%.

Property Crimes

Property crime rate in Springfield increased by 10.04% from 2015 and increased by 21.38% in the last 5 years since 2011 from 2,437 to 2,958. In 2016 property crime rate in Springfield was 70.14% higher than the national rate. Your chances of being a victim of property crime is 4.836%.

How Springfield stands up against other cities

Springfield vs. Corvallis

You’ll be in more risk in Springfield compared to Corvallis that had 43.31% lower crime rate compared to Springfield according to the FBI.
Assault rates of 1.6349 per 1,000 people is lower than national of 2.8422 per 1,000 people and higher than average 0.6778 in Corvallis city.
Burglary rates of 5.1501 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 3.6924 in Corvallis.

Springfield vs. Albany

You’ll be in more risk in Springfield compared to Albany that had 42.37% lower crime rate compared to Springfield 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 lower than average 0.2284 in Albany city.
Burglary rates of 5.1501 per 1,000 people is higher than national of 5.0167 per 1,000 people and higher than average 2.7786 in Albany.

Names with the most arrests in Springfield

Crime rate by age group, gender, and race

According to the matching records on PoliceArrests.com 46.15% are people aged between 31-40. Felonies are committed more by men. Misdemeanor records are popular among asian or pacific islander population of the city.

DID you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Springfield is 0.55% higher than the national average.
  • For every 1,000 residents, there are 14.07 daily crimes that occur in Springfield.
  • Springfield is more violent than Corvallis.
  • In Springfield you have a 1 in 19 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • Year over year crimes in Springfield have increased by 8.72%.