As per crime reports by ncrb.gov.in in last year 2013, 3,038 crime has been reported in Sambalpur.
Sambalpur has highest crime rate of 291.81 compare to National crime rate 218.67 in 2013.
In Sambalpur,the highest crime is Dacoity where as lowest crime is Theft in 2013.
Sambalpur District in Odisha stands 257th in all crime records in 2013. 99th in no of murders, 64th in no of rapes, 40th in no of robberies, 133rd in no of thefts, 27th in no of dacoities, 171st in no of kidnapings, 177th in no of riots.