As per crime reports by ncrb.gov.in in last year 2013, 698 crime has been reported in Latehar.
Latehar has lowest crime rate of 96.01 compare to National crime rate 218.67 in 2013.
In Latehar,the highest crime is Robbery where as lowest crime is Theft in 2013.
Latehar District in Jharkhand stands 499th in all crime records in 2013. 98th in no of murders, 117th in no of rapes, 124th in no of robberies, 339th in no of thefts, 38th in no of dacoities, 201st in no of kidnapings, 205th in no of riots.