CRIME RATE PER 100,000 POPULATION
UNITED STATES AND NEBRASKA 1
Selected Years - 1960 to 2016  
Year U.S. Nebraska
1960 1,887.2 1,219.6
1961 1,906.1 1,281.8
1962 2,019.8 1,292.0
1963 2,180.3 1,431.0
1964 2,388.1 1,601.7
1965 2,449.0 1,831.8
1966 2,670.8 1,925.6
1967 2,989.7 2,092.8
1968 3,370.2 2,408.0
1969 3,680.0 2,451.3
1970 3,984.5 2,552.9
1971 4,164.7 2,538.9
1972 3,961.4 2,628.5
1973 4,154.4 2,811.2
1974 4,850.4 3,344.3
1975 5,298.5 3,614.0
1976 5,287.3 3,561.9
1977 5,077.6 3,524.6
1978 5,140.4 3,441.3
1979 5,565.5 3,993.1
1980 5,950.0 4,305.2
1981 5,858.2 4,177.5
1982 5,603.7 3,950.8
1983 5,175.0 3,787.7
1984 5,031.3 3,496.5
1985 5,207.1 3,694.6
1986 5,480.4 3,855.7
1987 5,550.0 4,131.6
1988 5,664.2 4,140.0
1989 5,741.0 4,091.6
1990 5,820.3 4,213.1
1991 5,897.8 4,354.1
1992 5,660.2 4,324.0
1993 5,484.4 4,281.0
1994 5,373.5 4,440.4
1995 5,277.6 4,544.5
1996 5,079.0 4,436.6
1997 4,930.0 4,283.8
1998 4,619.3 4,405.2
1999 4,266.8 4,108.3
2000 4,124.8 4,095.5
2001 4,162.6 4,329.6
2002 4,125.0 4,256.7
2003 4,063.4 4,000.4
2004 3,982.6 3,829.3
2005 3,900.5 3,719.7
2006 3,808.0 3,622.5
2007 3,730.4 3,436.8
2008 3,671.1 3,191.4
2009 3,468.0 3,043.1
2010 3,346.4 2,952.7
2011 3,295.8 3,006.1
2012 3,247.0 3,014.3
2013 3,112.4 2,998.1
2014 2,971.8 2,803.9
2015 2,885.1 2,522.1
2016 2,847.8 2,554.3
Sources: U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation, Uniform Crime
Reports and Crime in the United States, 2016
1 Crime rate for offenses known to police.
Last Updated: 9/27/2017
by Nebraska Databook
e-mail: mike.lundeen@nebraska.gov