Reported Annual Crime In Richland

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRichland/100k peopleWashington/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,443n/a (estimate)2,6613,7482,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleRichland/100k peopleWashington/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.02.94.9
Rape16n/a29.537.738.6
Robbery6n/a11.176.0101.9
Assault53n/a97.8167.8237.8
Violent crime75n/a (estimate)138284373
Burglary228n/a420.5711.2491.4
Theft1,092n/a2,014.12,378.01,775.4
Vehicle theft48n/a88.5374.7220.2
Property crime1,368n/a (estimate)2,5233,4642,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Richland, WA. The total number of reported crimes in Richland, WA is shown and for comparison purposes, each crime is also displayed based on the number of crimes per 100,000 people. The crimes are also broken down into two categories; violent crimes and property crimes. The table shows that the overall Richland, WA crime rate is 29% lower than the Washington average and is 7% lower than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Richland, WA has a violent crime rate that is 51% lower than the Washington average and 63% lower than the national average. For property crime, Richland, WA is 27% lower than the Washington average and 1% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Richland is 7% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.29 daily crimes that occur in Richland.
  • Richland is safer than 53% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Richland you have a 1 in 38 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Richland has increased by 10%.

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Daily Crime In Richland (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Richland, WA for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Washington as well as those across America as a whole. The Richland, WA total amount of daily offenses is 1.41 times less than the Washington average and 1.07 times less than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Richland, WA is 2.06 times less than the Washington average, and it is 2.69 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Richland, WA has a daily crime figure that is 1.37 times less than the Washington average and 1.01 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Richland (higher is better)

What are the odds that you'll be safer in Richland, WA compared to other areas of Washington, as well as the rest of America? In the included graphs, it's depicted that Richland, WA safer than 60% when compared to other Washington cities, and 53% compared to all other cities across America. These statistics are derived from a closer look at each city's crime rate in Washington, as well as the rest of the US. It is then determined which cities see less crime than Richland, WA. At this time, Richland, WA sees a above average rate of crime in comparison to other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Richland

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Richland is 1 in 723
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Richland is 1 in 40
The chance of being a victim of crime in Richland is 1 in 38
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Richland, WA? Displayed here are the statistics showing how likely you are to become a victim of a crime of violence, crime against your property, or any other crime. If you are in Richland, WA, then there is a 1 in 723 risk that you will experience a violent crime against you. These types of crimes may include homicide, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Your risk of being a victim of property crime is 1 in 40. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 38 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Richland, WA.

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

The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Richland, WA 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 Richland, WA has decreased by 18%, while the property crime rate in Richland, WA has increased by 12% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Richland, WA has increased by 9% with regards to total crimes year over year.

Richland police department

ItemRichlandWashingtonNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)698,150556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.42.23.3
There are a total of 69 Richland police officers. This results in 1.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 36.1% less than the Washington average and 57.8% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Washington

StateTotal offendersWashington /100KNational /100K
Washington6,10297222
There are a total of 6,102 sex offenders in Washington. This yields a total of 97 sex offenders in Washington per 100,000 residents which is 56% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
West Richland, WA12,680871,0941,181
West Pasco, WA2,4371061,2921,397
Pasco, WA65,8582262,1192,345
Benton City, WA3,1301952,3802,575
Kennewick, WA75,9711982,8423,040
Richland, WA51,1161382,5232,661

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Albany, OR51,210783,2943,373
East Hartford, CT51,2113302,1702,499
San Marcos, TX51,2893402,8623,203
Charleston, WV50,9111,2406,6017,840
Levittown, PA51,3263051,7572,062
Richland, WA51,1161382,5232,661
Source: The Richland, WA 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.