Virginia
Crime



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Crime Rates for Virginia

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2017 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2018 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2018 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

Virginia Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

17,632

151,855

169,487

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

2.08

17.93

20.01

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Virginia 2.08

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 480

in Virginia

Virginia VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 8,470,020
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 453 2,862 4,332 9,985
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.34 0.51 1.18

United States VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 17,284 135,755 319,356 810,825
Rate per 1,000 0.05 0.42 0.98 2.49

Property Crime

property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Virginia 17.93

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 56

in Virginia

Virginia Property CRIMES

Population: 8,470,020
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 18,468 123,215 10,172
Rate per 1,000 2.18 14.55 1.20

United States Property CRIMES

Population: 325,719,178
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 1,401,840 5,519,107 773,139
Rate per 1,000 4.30 16.94 2.37

Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Virginia 19