Reported Annual Crime In McMechen

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMcMechen/100k peopleWest Virginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime8n/a (estimate)4322,3582,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMcMechen/100k peopleWest Virginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.03.84.9
Rape0n/a0.036.438.6
Robbery0n/a0.041.2101.9
Assault4n/a216.0256.4237.8
Violent crime4n/a (estimate)216338373
Burglary1n/a54.0497.3491.4
Theft3n/a162.01,401.31,775.4
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0121.4220.2
Property crime4n/a (estimate)2162,0202,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in McMechen is 85% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 1.18 daily crimes that occur in McMechen.
  • McMechen is safer than 67% of the cities in the United States.
  • In McMechen you have a 1 in 232 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in McMechen has decreased by 56%.

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Daily Crime In McMechen (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in McMechen

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in McMechen is 1 in 463
The chance of being a victim of property crime in McMechen is 1 in 463
The chance of being a victim of crime in McMechen is 1 in 232

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

McMechen police department

ItemMcMechenWest VirginiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)31,642556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.63.03.3
There are a total of 3 McMechen police officers. This results in 1.6 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 48.1% less than the West Virginia average and 51.9% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in West Virginia

StateTotal offendersWest Virginia /100KNational /100K
West Virginia3,758203222
There are a total of 3,758 sex offenders in West Virginia. This yields a total of 203 sex offenders in West Virginia per 100,000 residents which is 9% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
West Liberty, WV1,51706262
Benwood, WV1,2860146146
Bethlehem, WV2,616165371535
Powhatan Point, OH1,550127635762
Glen Dale, WV1,627339611950
McMechen, WV1,686216216432

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Dunnellon, FL1,6862271,3831,610
North Bennington, VT1,68649589638
Gold Key Lake, PA1,68692530623
New Summerfield, TX1,6862201,5131,733
Tawas City, MI1,6861888511,039
McMechen, WV1,686216216432
Source: The McMechen, WV 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.