Reported Annual Crime In Pulaski

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePulaski/100k peopleVirginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime283n/a (estimate)3,1962,0772,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePulaski/100k peopleVirginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.85.3
Rape17n/a192.032.540.4
Robbery2n/a22.657.1102.8
Assault13n/a146.8122.2248.5
Violent crime32n/a (estimate)361218386
Burglary36n/a406.5238.0468.9
Theft204n/a2,303.81,505.11,745.0
Vehicle theft11n/a124.2116.4236.9
Property crime251n/a (estimate)2,8351,8592,451
When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Pulaski, VA. All reported Pulaski, VA crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Pulaski, VA overall crime rate is 54% higher than in comparison to the Virginia average; and is also 13% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Pulaski, VA, the rate is 66% higher than compared to the Virginia average, and 6% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Pulaski, VA comes in at 52% higher than to the average seen in Virginia, and 16% higher than the overall national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Fairlawn, VA2,4761079121,019
Belview, VA1,1891159841,100
Plum Creek, VA1,3801221,0441,166
Dublin, VA2,6251841,3241,508
Radford, VA16,9934741,8052,279
Snowville, VA1572702,3022,572
Draper, VA5022882,4582,746
Pulaski, VA8,9933612,8353,196

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Pulaski is 13% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.76 daily crimes that occur in Pulaski.
  • Pulaski is safer than 29% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Pulaski you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Pulaski has increased by 5%.

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Daily Crime In Pulaski (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Pulaski, VA for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Virginia as well as those across America as a whole. The Pulaski, VA total amount of daily offenses is 1.54 times more than the Virginia average and 1.13 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Pulaski, VA is 1.66 times more than the Virginia average, and it is 1.07 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Pulaski, VA has a daily crime figure that is 1.52 times more than the Virginia average and 1.16 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Pulaski (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the Pulaski, VA area in comparison to other Virginia communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Pulaski, VA being safer than 19% of cities in Virginia and 29% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking Virginia cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Pulaski, VA. In conclusion, Pulaski, VA now ranks below average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Pulaski

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Pulaski is 1 in 277
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Pulaski is 1 in 36
The chance of being a victim of crime in Pulaski is 1 in 32
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Pulaski, VA? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Pulaski, VA your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 277. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 36 chance of being the victim of a property crime such as vehicle theft, personal property theft, and burglary. Your overall risk of becoming a crime victim in Pulaski, VA is 1 in 32.

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

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Pulaski, VA is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Pulaski, VA has increased by 46%, while the property crime rate in Pulaski, VA has increased by 1% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Pulaski, VA has increased by 5% with regards to total crimes year over year.

Pulaski police department

ItemPulaskiVirginiaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)368,827556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.93.23.3
There are a total of 36 Pulaski police officers. This results in 3.9 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 22.7% greater than the Virginia average and 20.9% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Virginia

StateTotal offendersVirginia /100KNational /100K
Virginia18,938258222
There are a total of 18,938 sex offenders in Virginia. This yields a total of 258 sex offenders in Virginia per 100,000 residents which is 16% greater than the national average.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Lincoln Village, OH8,9943082,6502,959
Stony Brook University, NY8,9974131,6972,110
Harrisburg, IL8,9898012,0082,809
Olney, IL8,9975453,1503,695
Saline, MI9,000109579688
Pulaski, VA8,9933612,8353,196
Source: The Pulaski, VA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.