As per crime reports by ncrb.gov.in in last year 2013, 12,314 crime has been reported in Kottayam.
Kottayam has highest crime rate of 623.64 compare to National crime rate 218.67 in 2013.
In Kottayam,the highest crime is Dacoity where as lowest crime is Riots in 2013.
Kottayam District in Kerala stands 28th in all crime records in 2013. 122nd in no of murders, 97th in no of rapes, 97th in no of robberies, 246th in no of thefts, 46th in no of dacoities, 214th in no of kidnapings, 25th in no of riots.