Crime in Nassau and Suffolk, 2006 - 2014
There were 43,234 violent or property crimes recorded on Long Island in 2014 by the state's Division of Criminal Justice Services, a 4 percent decrease from the year before. The division counts violent crimes (murder, forcible rape, robbery and aggravated assault) and property crimes (burglary, larceny and motor vehicle theft) reported by the two county police departments and by 49 town, village and other police jurisdictions on Long Island.
Scroll over the seven charts below to see the overall trend for nine years in the two counties, and you can search the database below those to see statistics for individual departments. Database updated on June 25, 2015.