Reported Annual Crime In La Verkin

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLa Verkin/100k peopleUtah/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime105n/a (estimate)2,5073,2162,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLa Verkin/100k peopleUtah/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.01.84.9
Rape3n/a71.654.938.6
Robbery0n/a0.044.3101.9
Assault3n/a71.6135.1237.8
Violent crime6n/a (estimate)143236373
Burglary29n/a692.3416.2491.4
Theft61n/a1,456.22,273.21,775.4
Vehicle theft9n/a214.8290.6220.2
Property crime99n/a (estimate)2,3632,9802,487
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in La Verkin, UT 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 La Verkin, UT. 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 La Verkin, UT averages 22% lower than the rest of Utah while the rate of crime on a national scale is 12% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in La Verkin, UT is 39% lower than the average rate of crime in Utah and 62% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 21% lower than the remainder of the state of Utah and 5% lower than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the La Verkin, UT area.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in La Verkin is 12% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.87 daily crimes that occur in La Verkin.
  • La Verkin is safer than 54% of the cities in the United States.
  • In La Verkin you have a 1 in 40 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in La Verkin has increased by 25%.

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Daily Crime In La Verkin (per 100,000 people)

The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in La Verkin, UT is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for Utah and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for La Verkin, UT are 1.28 times less than the Utah average and 1.14 times less than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in La Verkin, UT are 1.65 times less than than Utah and 2.60 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in La Verkin, UT are 1.26 times less than than Utah and 1.05 times less than the national average.

How Safe is La Verkin (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of La Verkin, UT compared to every other city in Utah as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that La Verkin, UT ranks safer than 30% of every city located within Utah along with 54% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Utah and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than La Verkin, UT. As a result, La Verkin, UT is ranked above average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in La Verkin

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in La Verkin is 1 in 699
The chance of being a victim of property crime in La Verkin is 1 in 43
The chance of being a victim of crime in La Verkin is 1 in 40
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in La Verkin, UT? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in La Verkin, UT, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 699. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 43 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in La Verkin, UT is 1 in 40.

Year Over Year Crime In La Verkin (per 100,000 people)

The year over year crime rate for La Verkin, UT is an accurate tool for tracking the rise and fall of crime, and in determining whether living in La Verkin, UT has become a safer or more dangerous place to live. For example, the above graph shows the year over year crime rate for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The year over year data displayed in the graph shows that violent crimes have decreased by 33% in La Verkin, UT, while property crimes in La Verkin, UT have increased by 32%. Crimes in total for La Verkin, UT have increased by 25% year over year.

La Verkin police department

ItemLa VerkinUtahNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)43,469556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents0.92.43.3
There are a total of 4 La Verkin police officers. This results in 0.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 59.7% less than the Utah average and 71% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Utah

StateTotal offendersUtah /100KNational /100K
Utah7,046282222
There are a total of 7,046 sex offenders in Utah. This yields a total of 282 sex offenders in Utah per 100,000 residents which is 27% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Toquerville, UT1,884901,1401,231
Rockville, UT3981131,4281,541
Pine Valley, UT1391181,4861,603
Hurricane, UT14,3381631,5171,680
Hildale, UT2,8941381,7431,881
La Verkin, UT4,1441432,3632,507

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Waynesburg, PA4,1453403,2513,590
Randleman, NC4,1432792,2082,486
Buckingham, FL4,1422191,3321,551
Bellville, TX4,1422601,4641,724
Forest City, IA4,1422211,5801,801
La Verkin, UT4,1441432,3632,507
Source: The La Verkin, UT 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.