Reported Annual Crime In Camden

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCamden/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime643n/a (estimate)9,0883,7982,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCamden/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a14.18.14.9
Rape4n/a56.546.938.6
Robbery9n/a127.280.3101.9
Assault67n/a947.0369.1237.8
Violent crime81n/a (estimate)1,145505373
Burglary67n/a947.0705.7491.4
Theft478n/a6,756.22,322.71,775.4
Vehicle theft17n/a240.3264.9220.2
Property crime562n/a (estimate)7,9433,2932,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Camden, SC. The total number of reported crimes in Camden, SC is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Camden, SC crime rate is 139% higher than the South Carolina average and is 218% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Camden, SC has a violent crime rate that is 127% higher than the South Carolina average and 207% higher than the national average. For property crime, Camden, SC is 141% higher than the South Carolina average and 219% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Camden is 218% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 24.9 daily crimes that occur in Camden.
  • Camden is safer than 0% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Camden you have a 1 in 12 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Camden has increased by 18%.

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Daily Crime In Camden (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Camden, SC on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of South Carolina. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Camden, SC (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to South Carolina state wide, are 2.39 times more than the state average and 3.18 times more than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Camden, SC on a daily bases are 2.27 times more than than South Carolina average and 3.07 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Camden, SC are 2.41 times more than the daily state average and 3.19 times more than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Camden (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Camden, SC compared to every other city in South Carolina as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Camden, SC ranks safer than 0% of every city located within South Carolina along with 0% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in South Carolina and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Camden, SC. As a result, Camden, SC is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Camden

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Camden is 1 in 88
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Camden is 1 in 13
The chance of being a victim of crime in Camden is 1 in 12
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Camden, SC? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Camden, SC you have a 1 in 88 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 13 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 12 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Camden, SC.

Year Over Year Crime In Camden (per 100,000 people)

Determining whether Camden, SC 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. Camden, SC has increased by 43% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has increased by 15% year over year. Total crimes for Camden, SC has increased by 18% in the same time frame.

Camden police department

ItemCamdenSouth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)305,812556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents4.35.13.3
There are a total of 30 Camden police officers. This results in 4.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 15% less than the South Carolina average and 31.8% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in South Carolina

StateTotal offendersSouth Carolina /100KNational /100K
South Carolina12,678314222
There are a total of 12,678 sex offenders in South Carolina. This yields a total of 314 sex offenders in South Carolina per 100,000 residents which is 41% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Boykin, SC1142041,3301,534
Bethune, SC3082902,0292,319
Lugoff, SC8,0394582,9913,449
Rembert, SC2317665,0045,770
Camden, SC6,9311,1457,9439,088

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Clinton, IL6,9314132,1372,549
South Monrovia Island, CA6,9294302,6443,074
Live Oak, FL6,9277862,4013,187
Myers Corner, NY6,9272571,0861,344
Mount Ivy, NY6,9263381,4251,762
Camden, SC6,9311,1457,9439,088
Source: The Camden, SC 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.