Crime Map

The Newark Police Department provides recent criminal activity data in the City of Newark which can be searched and viewed on a map. 

Click on this link to access the crime map: City of Newark Crime Map

The data is updated daily and crimes are displayed once the report for an incident has been approved by a supervisor.  Therefore, there may be a delay in the posting of crime data.

At this site, citizens can subscribe to crime alerts and receive email updates when new crimes occur near a specific address.

Criminal incidents are displayed for the previous 180 days and include crimes in the following 14 categories:

  • Arson
  • Assault
  • Burglary
  • Disturbing the Peace
  • Drugs / Alcohol Violations
  • DUI
  • Fraud
  • Homicide
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
  • Robbery
  • Theft
  • Vandalism (Criminal Mischief)
  • Vehicle Break-in / Theft
  • Weapons Offenses


  • When an incident involves multiple crimes, only the most serious crime is displayed.  For example, a burglary that also involves a theft and a criminal mischief will only display the burglary.
  • Due to their sensitive nature, sex crimes and domestic-related crimes are not displayed.