View Crime Incidents in Your Neighborhood with SpotCrime

Crime Stats, Homeowner Tips

Are you moving into a new neighborhood?  Do you want to keep informed of crime in your city?  Look no further than to help.

What is SpotCrime?

SpotCrime is a public facing crime map and crime alert service. With SpotCrime, it’s easier than ever to check crime anywhere in the United States and many other countries worldwide.

You can easily look up city and county crime data and reports — all the way down to local neighborhood statistics. The daily crime maps shows crime in your city down to the neighborhood, zip code, or street level.

Is SpotCrime free?

SpotCrime is a free service. Their mission is to encourage public trust, increase police transparency, and promote public safety.

What types of crime do they report?

  • Arrests
  • Arson
  • Assault
  • Burglary
  • Robbery
  • Shooting
  • Theft
  • Vandalism
  • Other

How does SpotCrime work?

Relevant crime data is collected from police agencies and validated sources, plotted on a Google map, and compiled into  crime alerts.

How do I search a location?

Simply type in an address or location at the top of the homepage.  You can also subscribe to alerts.

the search bar on Spot Crime

Another cool feature:

Click on “Submit a Crime Tip” to enter information you want to submit about a potential crime.  It will be sent to appropriate authorities.

Don’t forget to check out the SpotCrime blog for tips and relevant information.

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