Reported Annual Crime In Sterling

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSterling/100k peopleAlaska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,298 (estimate)4,1572,837
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSterling/100k peopleAlaska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a7.05.3
Rapen/an/an/a141.940.4
Robberyn/an/an/a114.6102.8
Assaultn/an/an/a540.6248.5
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)638 (estimate)804386
Burglaryn/an/an/a546.3468.9
Theftn/an/an/a2,394.71,745.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a412.1236.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,660 (estimate)3,3532,451

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Ridgeway, AK2,3382991,2481,548
Funny River, AK9729924,1365,127
Kenai, AK7,5513095,4055,714
Soldotna, AK4,4717365,0885,824
Sterling, AK5,6616382,6603,298

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Sterling is 16% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 9.03 daily crimes that occur in Sterling.
  • Sterling is safer than 16% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Sterling you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Sterling has increased by 17%.

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Daily Crime In Sterling (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sterling

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sterling is 1 in 157
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sterling is 1 in 38
The chance of being a victim of crime in Sterling is 1 in 31

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

Sterling police department

ItemSterlingAlaskaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,171558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a5.43.3

Sex offenders in Alaska

StateTotal offendersAlaska /100KNational /100K
Alaska3,188455222
There are a total of 3,188 sex offenders in Alaska. This yields a total of 455 sex offenders in Alaska per 100,000 residents which is 105% greater than the national average.

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Durham, CA5,6603261,8692,194
Homestead Meadows South, TX5,6595273,3533,881
Tallassee, AL5,6577975,9766,773
Orchard Homes, MT5,6552171,5861,804
Wyndmoor, PA5,655103567670
Sterling, AK5,6616382,6603,298
Source: The Sterling, AK 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.