Washington
Crime



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Crime Rates for Washington

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

Washington Annual Crimes

  Violent Property Total

Number of Crimes

22,548

235,027

257,575

Crime Rate
(per 1,000 residents)

3.04

31.74

34.78

Violent Crime

violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Washington 3.04

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

1 in 328

in Washington

Washington VIOLENT CRIMES

Population: 7,405,743
Murder Rape Robbery Assault
Report Total 230 3,255 5,390 13,673
Rate per 1,000 0.03 0.44 0.73 1.85

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
Washington 31.74

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

1 in 32

in Washington

Washington Property CRIMES

Population: 7,405,743
burglary theft motor vehicle theft
Report Total 43,720 162,511 28,796
Rate per 1,000 5.90 21.94 3.89

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
Washington 54