Reported Annual Crime In Lynchburg

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLynchburg/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)5,837 (estimate)3,7982,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLynchburg/100k peopleSouth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a8.14.9
Rapen/an/an/a46.938.6
Robberyn/an/an/a80.3101.9
Assaultn/an/an/a369.1237.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)775 (estimate)505373
Burglaryn/an/an/a705.7491.4
Theftn/an/an/a2,322.71,775.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a264.9220.2
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)5,062 (estimate)3,2932,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Lynchburg is 104% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 15.99 daily crimes that occur in Lynchburg.
  • Lynchburg is safer than 7% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Lynchburg you have a 1 in 18 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Lynchburg has decreased by 28%.

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Daily Crime In Lynchburg (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lynchburg

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lynchburg is 1 in 130
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lynchburg is 1 in 20
The chance of being a victim of crime in Lynchburg is 1 in 18

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

Lynchburg police department

ItemLynchburgSouth CarolinaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)15,812556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.75.13.3
There are a total of 1 Lynchburg police officers. This results in 2.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 46.8% less than the South Carolina average and 17.5% less 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
East Sumter, SC1,2752371,5511,788
Timmonsville, SC2,2512821,8402,122
South Sumter, SC2,1542931,9142,207
Turbeville, SC1,0982482,1042,351
Oswego, SC623882,5342,922
Lynchburg, SC3857755,0625,837

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Manzanola, CO3855194,2694,788
Del Muerto, AZ3856634,9015,564
Vail, IA3854112,9403,351
Orient, IA3853832,7423,126
Woodville, GA3855324,2514,782
Lynchburg, SC3857755,0625,837
Source: The Lynchburg, 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.