The D&D Daily's Publicly Reported
2017 Robbery & Burglary Report

Retail Robberies & Burglaries Down 5% From 2016
Up 15% From Q3 to Q4 2017

California Saw Most Incidents in 2017 - Houston Remains Top City
C-Stores & Dollar Stores Most Victimized

& Quarterly Comparison
2016 vs. 2017

While 2017 showed an overall drop (5%) coming off of a record 2016, the end of the year shows that robbery and burglary incidents are beginning to pick up (15% spike in Q4). Will that trend continue into 2018?

Robberies & Burglaries by Store Type

Of the top 15 retail locations with the highest number of robberies & burglaries in 2017, the graph below shows, by percentage, which store category they fall under. Convenience stores and Dollar Stores make up roughly two-thirds of all incidents.

Suspects by Gender

*Started tracking in Q2

Armed vs. Unarmed

*Started tracking in Q2

Robberies & Burglaries by Weekday

Sunday, Monday & Tuesday top list - Friday, pay day, remains lowest

*Started tracking weekday in Q2 - Not all incidents reported a weekday

Robberies & Burglaries by Time of Day

*Started tracking time in Q2 - Not all incidents reported a time

Robberies & Burglaries by State

  Q1 Highest:
1. California (125)
2. Texas (103)
3. Ohio (88)
4. Pennsylvania (77)
5. Florida (74)
Q2 Highest:
1. California (106)
2. Florida (86)
3. Texas (84)
4. Ohio (73)
5. Pennsylvania (69)
Q3 Highest:
1. California (137)
2. Florida (100)
3. Texas (79)
4. Ohio (56)
5. Georgia (50)
Q4 Highest:
1. California (138)
2. Texas (96)
3. Ohio (90)
4. Pennsylvania (79)
5. Florida (73)

Robberies & Burglaries by City

  Q4 Highest:
1. Chicago, IL (15)
2. Houston, TX (14)
3. Tulsa, OK (13)
4. Omaha, NE (12)
5. San Diego, CA (11) 

Q3 Highest:

1. Columbus, OH (17)
2. Colorado Springs, CO (14)
3. Las Vegas, NV (14)
4. Tampa, FL (14)
5. New Orleans, LA (12) 

Q2 Highest:

1. Tulsa, OK (21)
2. Houston, TX (17)
3. Colorado Springs, CO (16)
4. Columbus, OH (15)
5. Cleveland, OH (14)

Q1 Highest:
1. Houston, TX (23)
2. Shreveport, LA (19)
3. Tulsa, OK (17)
4. Colorado Springs, CO (15)
5. Oklahoma City, OK (12)
2017 Top Cities

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