Number of assaults recorded by the police reached 5,827 in 2012 in Montenegro, according to the United Nations. This is 5.21 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of assaults recorded by the police in Montenegro reached an all time high of 9,271 in 2007 and an all time low of 141 in 2003. When compared to Montenegro's main peers, number of assaults recorded by the police in Albania amounted to 156, 618 in Bosnia and Herzegovina, 903 in Croatia and 1,323 in Serbia in 2012.
Montenegro has been ranked 30th within the group of 52 countries we follow in terms of number of assaults recorded by the police.