As per crime reports by ncrb.gov.in in last year 2013, 1,203 crime has been reported in Nilgiri.
Nilgiri has lowest crime rate of 163.59 compare to National crime rate 218.67 in 2013.
In Nilgiri,the highest crime is Dacoity where as lowest crime is Theft in 2013.
Nilgiri District in Tamil Nadu stands 440th in all crime records in 2013. 136th in no of murders, 129th in no of rapes, 126th in no of robberies, 387th in no of thefts, 45th in no of dacoities, 216th in no of kidnapings, 230th in no of riots.