Reported Annual Crime In Gainesville

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGainesville/100k peopleVirginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)902 (estimate)2,0622,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleGainesville/100k peopleVirginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a4.64.9
Rapen/an/an/a27.938.6
Robberyn/an/an/a53.0101.9
Assaultn/an/an/a110.2237.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)86 (estimate)196373
Burglaryn/an/an/a254.6491.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,515.21,775.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a96.8220.2
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)816 (estimate)1,8672,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Gainesville is 68% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 2.47 daily crimes that occur in Gainesville.
  • Gainesville is safer than 82% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Gainesville you have a 1 in 111 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Gainesville has decreased by 15%.

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Daily Crime In Gainesville (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Gainesville

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Gainesville is 1 in 1167
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Gainesville is 1 in 123
The chance of being a victim of crime in Gainesville is 1 in 111

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

Gainesville police department

ItemGainesvilleVirginiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a8,827556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.23.3

Sex offenders in Virginia

StateTotal offendersVirginia /100KNational /100K
Virginia18,938258222
There are a total of 18,938 sex offenders in Virginia. This yields a total of 258 sex offenders in Virginia per 100,000 residents which is 16% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Nokesville, VA1,98942398439
Oak Grove, VA1,62551490542
Marshall, VA1,31354514568
Bull Run Mountain Estates, VA1,05156534590
Fair Lakes, VA7,36864607671
Gainesville, VA12,14586816902

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Huntington, VA12,1441059971,102
Marysville, CA12,1446933,9304,623
New Baltimore, MI12,1441229091,031
Bucyrus, OH12,1402535,5405,792
Morgan City, LA12,1532703,2783,548
Gainesville, VA12,14586816902
Source: The Gainesville, VA 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.