Reported Annual Crime In Bethel Park

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBethel Park/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime322n/a (estimate)9992,1282,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBethel Park/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.14.9
Rape2n/a6.233.638.6
Robbery10n/a31.0101.6101.9
Assault7n/a21.7174.8237.8
Violent crime19n/a (estimate)59315373
Burglary27n/a83.7309.8491.4
Theft268n/a831.21,408.21,775.4
Vehicle theft8n/a24.894.8220.2
Property crime303n/a (estimate)9401,8132,487
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Bethel Park, PA is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Bethel Park, PA. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Bethel Park, PA averages 53% lower than the rest of Pennsylvania while the rate of crime on a national scale is 65% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Bethel Park, PA is 81% lower than the average rate of crime in Pennsylvania and 84% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 48% lower than the remainder of the state of Pennsylvania and 62% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Bethel Park, PA area.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Bethel Park is 65% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.74 daily crimes that occur in Bethel Park.
  • Bethel Park is safer than 84% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Bethel Park you have a 1 in 101 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Bethel Park has increased by 12%.

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Daily Crime In Bethel Park (per 100,000 people)

The chart above shows the number of daily crimes in Bethel Park, PA per 100,000 individuals. The total number of daily crimes is also reported for Pennsylvania and on a national scale. In Bethel Park, PA the entire number of daily crimes is accurately recorded at 2.13 times less than the Pennsylvania average and 2.86 times less than the national average. The typical number of daily violent crimes in Bethel Park, PA is 5.35 times less than the Pennsylvania average and 6.32 times less than the calculated daily national average. With regards to recent property crimes, Bethel Park, PA has a constant daily crime rate that is 1.93 times less than the Pennsylvania average and 2.65 times less than the overall daily national average.

How Safe is Bethel Park (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Bethel Park, PA compared to other areas of Pennsylvania, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Bethel Park, PA safer than 76% when compared to other Pennsylvania cities, and 84% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Pennsylvania, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Bethel Park, PA. At this time, Bethel Park, PA sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Bethel Park

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Bethel Park is 1 in 1697
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Bethel Park is 1 in 107
The chance of being a victim of crime in Bethel Park is 1 in 101
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Bethel Park, PA? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Bethel Park, PA your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 1697. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 107 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Bethel Park, PA is 1 in 101.

Year Over Year Crime In Bethel Park (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether Bethel Park, PA is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Bethel Park, PA has decreased by 23% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has increased by 16% year over year. Total crimes for Bethel Park, PA has increased by 12% in the same time frame.

Bethel Park police department

ItemBethel ParkPennsylvaniaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)4414,701556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.41.83.3
There are a total of 44 Bethel Park police officers. This results in 1.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 25.7% less than the Pennsylvania average and 58.5% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Pennsylvania

StateTotal offendersPennsylvania /100KNational /100K
Pennsylvania17,973146222
There are a total of 17,973 sex offenders in Pennsylvania. This yields a total of 146 sex offenders in Pennsylvania per 100,000 residents which is 34% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
South Park Township, PA13,49215259274
Turtle Creek, PA5,335170189359
Whitehall, PA13,93165303367
Sturgeon, PA1,26155319374
Heidelberg, PA1,321162243404
Bethel Park, PA32,33859940999

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North Olmsted, OH32,3742702,3952,665
Goshen, IN32,2971083,7733,881
Bethel Park, PA32,33859940999
Source: The Bethel Park, PA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2015. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.