Nevada Crime Statistics

According to Recently Released Statistics By The Federal Bureau Of Investigation (FBI), Nevada Experienced 20,118 Violent Crimes In 2016.

  • In 2016, There Were 222 Murders And No negligent Manslaughters.
  • In 2016 There Were 1,725 Rapes.
  • In 2016 There Were 6,343 Robberies.
  • In 2016 There Were 11,511 Aggravated Assaults.


Reports also indicate that the following crimes happen at the rates listed below in Nevada:

Violent Crime: 1 every 26 minutes 32 seconds

Murder: 1 every 1 day 15 hours 27 minutes 34 seconds

Rape: 1 every 5 hours 4 minutes 41 seconds

Aggravated Assaulted: 1 every 45 minutes 39 seconds.


None of us ever want to be a victim of crime. But if we should ever become one, we believe that everyone should have strong enforceable constitutional rights in Nevada. It is the right thing to do.




Source: 2016 Crime In The United States, State Totals, Federal Bureau of Investigation, Website, and the 2016 Crime in Nevada report provided by the Nevada Department of Public Safety. You can find the report here.