As per crime reports by ncrb.gov.in in last year 2013, 2,758 crime has been reported in Chickmagalur.
Chickmagalur has highest crime rate of 242.36 compare to National crime rate 218.67 in 2013.
In Chickmagalur,the highest crime is Dacoity where as lowest crime is Theft in 2013.
Chickmagalur District in Karnataka stands 287th in all crime records in 2013. 109th in no of murders, 123rd in no of rapes, 112th in no of robberies, 300th in no of thefts, 39th in no of dacoities, 190th in no of kidnapings, 118th in no of riots.