Each month the High Point Police Department shares the most recent data related to violent crimes, gang activity, gun seizures and non-enforcement interactions with our community (presentations, etc.) at the HPCAV monthly meeting. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, HPCAV did not meet in April. The information below, for March 2020, was provided electronically by the High Point Police Department.

Community Related Calls

These are invitations to participate in meetings or requests for information and presentations, not enforcement calls. This year to date, HP Police have responded to 398 calls.

Impact (Violent) Crimes

Homicides and aggravated assaults are down compared to last year. The numbers for robberies is still up. Property crimes are down with the exceptions of automobile thefts and burglary.

Crime Overview

Overall impact crime is down nine (9) percent compared to last year at this time. For the month of March, violent offenses were up 12 percent; property offenses were down three (3) percent. Click here to access crime statistics or crime in your neighborhood.

Guns Seized 2020

Year to date: Over 100 guns have been confiscated, seized or found.