As per crime reports by ncrb.gov.in in last year 2013, 2,871 crime has been reported in Balaghat.
Balaghat has lowest crime rate of 168.71 compare to National crime rate 218.67 in 2013.
In Balaghat,the highest crime is Dacoity where as lowest crime is Theft in 2013.
Balaghat District in Madhya Pradesh stands 270th in all crime records in 2013. 97th in no of murders, 49th in no of rapes, 122nd in no of robberies, 344th in no of thefts, 44th in no of dacoities, 221st in no of kidnapings, 195th in no of riots.