As per crime reports by ncrb.gov.in in last year 2013, 1,255 crime has been reported in Jamtara.
Jamtara has lowest crime rate of 158.65 compare to National crime rate 218.67 in 2013.
In Jamtara,the highest crime is Dacoity where as lowest crime is Theft in 2013.
Jamtara District in Jharkhand stands 435th in all crime records in 2013. 127th in no of murders, 112th in no of rapes, 122nd in no of robberies, 336th in no of thefts, 44th in no of dacoities, 202nd in no of kidnapings, 162nd in no of riots.