South Carolina
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Crime Rates for South Carolina

South Carolina Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

24,700

161,245

185,945

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

5.04

32.93

37.98

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
South Carolina 5.04
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 198

in South Carolina
South Carolina VIOLENT CRIMES
Population: 4,896,146
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 399 2,297 3,931 18,073
Rate per 1,000 0.08 0.47 0.80 3.69
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
South Carolina 32.93
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 30

in South Carolina
South Carolina Property CRIMES
Population: 4,896,146
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 34,551 113,724 12,970
Rate per 1,000 7.06 23.23 2.65
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
South Carolina 35