Reported Annual Crime In Polk

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePolk/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,244 (estimate)2,1282,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePolk/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a5.14.9
Rapen/an/an/a33.638.6
Robberyn/an/an/a101.6101.9
Assaultn/an/an/a174.8237.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)480 (estimate)315373
Burglaryn/an/an/a309.8491.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,408.21,775.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a94.8220.2
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,764 (estimate)1,8132,487

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Polk is 13% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.89 daily crimes that occur in Polk.
  • Polk is safer than 23% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Polk you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Polk has increased by 1204%.

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Polk

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Polk is 1 in 209
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Polk is 1 in 37
The chance of being a victim of crime in Polk is 1 in 31

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

Polk police department

ItemPolkPennsylvaniaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)214,701556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.51.83.3
There are a total of 2 Polk police officers. This results in 2.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 34.5% greater than the Pennsylvania average and 24.8% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Pennsylvania

StateTotal offendersPennsylvania /100KNational /100K
Pennsylvania17,973146222
There are a total of 17,973 sex offenders in Pennsylvania. This yields a total of 146 sex offenders in Pennsylvania per 100,000 residents which is 34% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Cochranton, PA1,2650628628
Lake Latonka, PA845127732860
Hasson Heights, PA1,390141813954
Seneca, PA1,335146842988
Woodland Heights, PA1,167147844991
Polk, PA8294802,7643,244

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Spearville, KS8294333,0213,455
Frankfort, OH8293382,9993,337
Arlington, WI8292811,8152,097
Hartland, ME8291972,7762,974
Pine Valley, NY8295572,3512,908
Polk, PA8294802,7643,244
Source: The Polk, PA 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.