Your Local Crime Report for New York, NY


According to the FBI, there are thousands of crimes committed each and every day. Whether you live in the city or the suburbs, a crime can happen to you. Apart from the physical devastation, it can have a greater impact on your peace of mind. It takes away your sense of security and can make you feel angry, sacred and helpless. However, you can fight back. Armed with the right knowledge, you can take the necessary precautions to ensure you are not a victim.

This is why LifeShield Home Security, in partnership with SpotCrime, provides crime data for your hometown. Unless you are actively involved with your local law enforcement, you probably don’t know the current crime statistics for your neighborhood. With this snapshot you can better understand your surroundings and make better security decisions for your home and family. Many security measures, including a New York alarm system, can protect your home, family, and even make your neighborhood safer.

You are fortunate to be living in New York, which has been graded a C as far as security goes, as it means that you are living in a city where the crime rate is lower than the average of the rest of the US. Even so, it is vital that you keep abreast with the New York home security crime report, provided on a regular basis by Lifeshield, to ensure that you and your family feel as safe as possible in your home.

Thousands of crimes are committed on a daily basis according to the FBI, in the city center as well as in the suburbs. Their studies have shown that someone’s home is burgled every 14.6 seconds, which adds up to a total of almost 6000 burglaries every day, all across the country.

These are scary statistics, because it means that you could be the next victim, and your life changed forever. Being a victim of crime will leave you feeling vulnerable, angry and dirty, and of course, your sense of security will take a dive to rock bottom. The solution to this problem is to take a good look at what home security measures you can take, to prevent you and your family becoming the next victims of crime.

Having a wireless alarm system installed in your home will not only increase the security of you, your home and your family, but will also be of great help as well, to the people in your immediate neighborhood. Still another benefit of having a good alarm system in your home, is the fact that it can lower your home insurance rates as well.


Choosing an alarm system isn’t an easy decision. You may have lots of questions about crime, security and protecting your New York home. At LifeShield, we believe that you should in order to make the best decision, you need to be informed. Call LifeShield customer service at 877-622-3723 with any New York home security questions.  You can also click to see answers to your New York home security FAQs


Current Crime Statistics within 5 miles of New York, NY for the past 30 days:
Arrest
Arrest
Arson
Arson
Assault
Assault
Burglary
Burglary
Other
Other
Robbery
Robbery
Shooting
Shooting
Theft
Theft
Vandalism
Vandalism
0 0 11 0 11 7 10 14 2
Data provided by SpotCrime
Shooting @ FLATBUSH AVE AND LINCOLN RD, BROOKLYN  Shooting/Stabbing. PD units o/s rptg a confirmed male shot on an MTA bus. Crime scene established.
Other @ 100 BLOCK OF GREENWICH ST, MANHATTAN  Violent Crime. EMS o/s of a male fd dead ATL under suspicious circumstance. Homicide Det req
Other @ 00 BLOCK OF HURON ST, BROOKLYN  Missing Person. Taylin Morales, HFJ, 15 YOA, 100 lbs, 5-4.
Theft @ VETERANS HWY, ISLANDIA  PETIT LARCENY
Assault @ 00 BLOCK OF TOMPKINS AVE, BROOKLYN  Shooting/Stabbing. PD units o/s with a male stabbed. EMS requested on a rush.
Assault @ 4100 BLOCK OF 4TH AVE, BROOKLYN  Shooting/Stabbing. PD o/s reporting a male stabbed. EMS requested. Level 1 mobilization called.
Other @ 100 BLOCK OF E 42ND ST, BROOKLYN  Missing Person. Janiah Simpson 12 y/o BFJ. 5 ft 6 in 135lbs. Last seen at above address
Shooting @ COMMUNIPAW AVE AND PACIFIC AVE, JERSEY CITY  Shooting/Stabbing. PD/EMS o/s w M shot to leg; no perp info
Shooting @ 1000 BLOCK OF BERGEN ST, BROOKLYN  Shooting/Stabbing. PD units o/s rptg a confirmed male shot. Crime scene established.
Assault @ 1000 BLOCK OF BERGEN ST, BROOKLYN  Shooting/Stabbing. U/D: BMA perp fled the LSW black jacket, black pants, Level 1 Mobilization called