Reported Annual Crime In Kenai

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleKenai/100k peopleAlaska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime376n/a (estimate)4,8963,5482,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleKenai/100k peopleAlaska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder3n/a39.18.04.9
Rape20n/a260.4122.038.6
Robbery3n/a39.1103.1101.9
Assault26n/a338.5497.1237.8
Violent crime52n/a (estimate)677730373
Burglary25n/a325.5475.5491.4
Theft288n/a3,750.02,065.11,775.4
Vehicle theft11n/a143.2277.1220.2
Property crime324n/a (estimate)4,2192,8182,487
A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Kenai, AK is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 38% higher than the average of crimes committed in Alaska. It is also 71% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Kenai, AK shows a crime rate that is 7% lower than the Alaska average. The crime rate is also 82% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Kenai, AK is shown to be 50% higher than the Alaska average and 70% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Kenai is 71% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 13.41 daily crimes that occur in Kenai.
  • Kenai is safer than 11% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Kenai you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Kenai has decreased by 10%.

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Daily Crime In Kenai (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Kenai, AK per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Alaska as well as national figures. In Kenai, AK the total number of daily crimes is 1.38 times more than the Alaska average and 1.71 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Kenai, AK are 1.08 times less than the Alaska average and 1.82 times more than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Kenai, AK has a daily crime rate that is 1.50 times more than the Alaska average and 1.70 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is Kenai (higher is better)

How safe is Kenai, AK compared to other cities in Alaska and the rest of the cities across the United States? The graphs above show that Kenai, AK is safer than 32% of the cities in Alaska and 11% of the cities in the United States. These results are determined by analyzing all cities in Alaska and across the US as a whole and determining how many total cities have a lower crime rate than Kenai, AK. Overall, Kenai, AK is ranked below average compared to all other cities across the United States.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Kenai

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Kenai is 1 in 148
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Kenai is 1 in 24
The chance of being a victim of crime in Kenai is 1 in 21
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Kenai, AK? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Kenai, AK you have a 1 in 148 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 24 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 21 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Kenai, AK.

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

A good indicator of whether Kenai, AK is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Kenai, AK has increased by 31%, while the property crime rate in Kenai, AK has decreased by 14% year over year. The number of total crimes in Kenai, AK has decreased by 10% year over year.

Kenai police department

ItemKenaiAlaskaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)281,171556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.85.43.3
There are a total of 28 Kenai police officers. This results in 3.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 28.9% less than the Alaska average and 17.3% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Alaska

StateTotal offendersAlaska /100KNational /100K
Alaska3,188455222
There are a total of 3,188 sex offenders in Alaska. This yields a total of 455 sex offenders in Alaska per 100,000 residents which is 105% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Ridgeway, AK2,1282721,0491,321
Cohoe, AK1,4853081,1871,495
Salamatof, AK1,0493281,2681,596
Nikiski, AK4,5365412,0872,628
Sterling, AK5,7485792,2352,814
Kenai, AK7,3486774,2194,896

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Odessa, FL7,3483251,9782,303
Rockville, CT7,3482482,0622,310
Cotati, CA7,3474281,4461,874
St. Louis, MI7,347222611834
Dayton, TX7,3502392,3152,555
Kenai, AK7,3486774,2194,896
Source: The Kenai, AK 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.