As per crime reports by ncrb.gov.in in last year 2013, 6,899 crime has been reported in Kannur.
Kannur has highest crime rate of 273.44 compare to National crime rate 218.67 in 2013.
In Kannur,the highest crime is Dacoity where as lowest crime is Riots in 2013.
Kannur District in Kerala stands 92nd in all crime records in 2013. 128th in no of murders, 84th in no of rapes, 71st in no of robberies, 310th in no of thefts, 41st in no of dacoities, 204th in no of kidnapings, 9th in no of riots.