As per crime reports by ncrb.gov.in in last year 2013, 2,050 crime has been reported in Dakshina Kannada.
Dakshina Kannada has lowest crime rate of 98.1 compare to National crime rate 218.67 in 2013.
In Dakshina Kannada,the highest crime is Dacoity where as lowest crime is Riots in 2013.
Dakshina Kannada District in Karnataka stands 360th in all crime records in 2013. 130th in no of murders, 130th in no of rapes, 103rd in no of robberies, 344th in no of thefts, 40th in no of dacoities, 209th in no of kidnapings, 110th in no of riots.