As per crime reports by ncrb.gov.in in last year 2013, 2,013 crime has been reported in Karur.
Karur has lowest crime rate of 189.1 compare to National crime rate 218.67 in 2013.
In Karur,the highest crime is Dacoity where as lowest crime is Theft in 2013.
Karur District in Tamil Nadu stands 363rd in all crime records in 2013. 126th in no of murders, 137th in no of rapes, 111th in no of robberies, 326th in no of thefts, 45th in no of dacoities, 209th in no of kidnapings, 227th in no of riots.