Pennsylvania
Crime




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Crime Rates for Pennsylvania

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   Uniform Crime Reporting Program (Federal Bureau of Investigation), additional data from local police agencies.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2015 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2016 (latest available). Updated annually. Wheres 2016 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more

Pennsylvania Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

40,339

232,085

272,424

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.15

18.13

21.28

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Pennsylvania 3.15

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 317

in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 12,802,503
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 658 4,305 13,003 22,373
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.34 1.02 1.75

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 15,696 124,047 327,374 764,449
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.39 1.02 2.38

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Pennsylvania 18.13

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 55

in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania Property CRIMES

Population: 12,802,503
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 39,664 180,287 12,134
Rate per 1,000 3.10 14.08 0.95

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 321,418,820
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,579,527 5,706,346 707,758
Rate per 1,000 4.91 17.75 2.20

Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Pennsylvania 51