As per crime reports by ncrb.gov.in in last year 2013, 2,131 crime has been reported in Dhenkanal.
Dhenkanal has lowest crime rate of 178.65 compare to National crime rate 218.67 in 2013.
In Dhenkanal,the highest crime is Dacoity where as lowest crime is Theft in 2013.
Dhenkanal District in Odisha stands 353rd in all crime records in 2013. 93rd in no of murders, 107th in no of rapes, 65th in no of robberies, 272nd in no of thefts, 31st in no of dacoities, 171st in no of kidnapings, 143rd in no of riots.