Hazelwood, MO Crime Rates & Statistics

Reported Annual Crime In Hazelwood

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHazelwood/100k peopleMissouri/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,002n/a (estimate)3,9033,5703,099
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHazelwood/100k peopleMissouri/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder1n/a465
Rape4n/a163825
Robbery30n/a11791109
Assault60n/a234299229
Violent crime95n/a (estimate)370433368
Burglary142n/a553643610
Theft723n/a2,8172,2241,899
Vehicle theft42n/a164270221
Property crime907n/a (estimate)3,5333,1372,731

The table above provides a full overview of all reported crimes in Hazelwood, MO for the year. The sum of recorded criminal acts in Hazelwood, MO is displayed; for comparisons, each offense is also shown in regards to the amount of offenses per 100,000 people. Along with this, they are separated into multiple categories: violent crimes and property crimes. The crime data reveals that the overall Hazelwood, MO crime rates are 9% higher than in comparison to the Missouri mean and are 25% higher than the nation's mean. In regards to violent offenses, Hazelwood, MO has a rate that is 14% lower than the Missouri average; compared to the United States, it is 0% higher than. Looking at crimes involving property, Hazelwood, MO is 12% higher than its state's mean, and 29% higher than the country's average.

The overall crime rate in Hazelwood is 25% higher than than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 10.69 daily crimes that occur in Hazelwood.
Hazelwood is safer than 23% of the cities in the United States.
In Hazelwood you have a 1 in 26 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Hazelwood has decreased by 7%.

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Daily Crime In Hazelwood (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Hazelwood, MO per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Missouri as well as national figures. In Hazelwood, MO the total number of daily crimes is 1.09 times more than than the Missouri average and 1.26 times more than than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Hazelwood, MO are 1.17 times less than than the Missouri average and 1.01 times more than than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Hazelwood, MO has a daily crime rate that is 1.13 times more than than the Missouri average and 1.29 times more than than the daily national average.

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How Safe is Hazelwood (higher is better)

How safe is Hazelwood, MO compared to other cities in Missouri and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Hazelwood, MO is safer than 23% of the cities in Missouri and 23% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Missouri and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Hazelwood, MO. Overall, Hazelwood, MO is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Hazelwood

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Hazelwood is 1 in 271
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Hazelwood is 1 in 29
The chance of being a victim of crime in Hazelwood is 1 in 26

Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Hazelwood, MO? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Hazelwood, MO, you have a 1 in 271 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 29. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Hazelwood, MO is 1 in 26.

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

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Hazelwood, MO is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Hazelwood, MO has increased by 8%, the amount of property crime in Hazelwood, MO has decreased by 8%, and the total amount of crime in Hazelwood, MO has decreased by 7% year to year.

Nearby cities with low crime rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Bellerive, MO224000
Oakland, MO1,340145145290
Clarkson Valley, MO2,62649399447
Ballwin, MO30,44672821893
Marlborough, MO2,259108882990
Hazelwood, MO25,6783703,5333,903

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Batavia, IL25,693761,3301,405
Edgewood, MD25,7195794,1994,778
Gladstone, MO25,6351841,9672,151
Burlington, IA25,6243602,6723,033
Pearl, MS25,6233164,0204,337
Hazelwood, MO25,6783703,5333,903

Hazelwood police department

ItemHazelwoodMissouriNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)8512,139504,711
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.34.13.3

There are a total of 85 Hazelwood police officers. This results in 3.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 18.5% less than the Missouri average and 1.1% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Missouri

StateTotal offendersMissouri /100KNational /100K
Missouri15,122264222

There are a total of 15,122 sex offenders in Missouri. This yields a total of 264 sex offenders in Missouri per 100,000 residents which is 19% greater than the national average.

Source: The crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2013. 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.