Want to know about crime rates in Oak Ridges/Richmond Hill?
York Region Police (YRP) has a searchable Community Safety Map which is updated daily and tracks crime rates in York Region. Check it out at the link below.
Access the Community Safety Map here
The map can be filtered to show specific areas within York Region and crimes that occurred in the past 7 days to 365 days. The data available is from 2020 to today and updated daily.
Here are some examples of what you can search:
Below is a snapshot taken July 22, 2022 showing crimes in the Oak Ridges area over the last 365 days. Note the 74 stolen cars particularly in the King and Bathurst area. Also troubling is the 107 assaults in the area over the last 365 days.
In comparison to all of Richmond Hill for the last 365 days there are 715 assaults and 350 car thefts.
In the example below you can click on a particular car theft incident and get additional information including the date, time and a link to Crime Stoppers in order to report any information about the theft.
You can drill down and see the the day and times that the car thefts occurred over the last 365 days in Richmond Hill.
The dashboard below shows Richmond Hill crime trends for the past 365 days compared to last year. As you can see there has been a considerable increase in most of the crimes.
Below is the dashboard for all of York Region for the same time period.