Reported Annual Crime In Vcu

StatisticReportedincidentsVcu/100k peopleRichmond/100k peopleVirginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime04,375 (estimate)3,335 (estimate)2,0772,837
StatisticReportedincidentsVcu/100k peopleRichmond/100k peopleVirginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a5.85.3
Rapen/an/an/a32.540.4
Robberyn/an/an/a57.1102.8
Assaultn/an/an/a122.2248.5
Violent crimen/a459 (estimate)350 (estimate)218386
Burglaryn/an/an/a238.0468.9
Theftn/an/an/a1,505.11,745.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a116.4236.9
Property crimen/a3,915 (estimate)2,985 (estimate)1,8592,451

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Wyndham, VA10,09783708791
Short Pump, VA27,0991261,0731,199
Woodlake, VA7,1721601,3641,524
Innsbrook, VA7,7071621,3781,540
Chamberlayne, VA6,0861871,5911,777
Tuckahoe, VA47,9971951,6651,861
Brandermill, VA13,6162031,7331,936
Richmond, VA216,7733502,9853,335

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Vcu is 54% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 11.99 daily crimes that occur in Vcu.
  • Vcu is safer than 25% of the cities in the Virginia.
  • In Vcu you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Richmond has decreased by 25%.

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Vcu

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Vcu is 1 in 218
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Vcu is 1 in 26
The chance of being a victim of crime in Vcu is 1 in 23

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

Richmond police department

ItemVcuRichmondVirginia
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a9408,827
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a4.53.2

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
Boise, ID218,6772982,3262,623
San Bernardino, CA214,5811,3244,2245,548
Des Moines, IA212,8597084,1994,907
Birmingham, AL212,4241,7466,3598,105
Spokane, WA212,0785987,6888,286
Richmond, VA216,7733502,9853,335
Source: The Vcu, Richmond, 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.