Reported Annual Crime In Sweet Home

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSweet Home/100k peopleOregon/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime597n/a (estimate)6,5553,2062,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleSweet Home/100k peopleOregon/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.02.54.9
Rape2n/a22.039.538.6
Robbery2n/a22.053.3101.9
Assault8n/a87.8164.6237.8
Violent crime12n/a (estimate)132260373
Burglary76n/a834.4455.1491.4
Theft471n/a5,171.32,229.71,775.4
Vehicle theft38n/a417.2261.8220.2
Property crime585n/a (estimate)6,4232,9472,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Sweet Home, OR. The total number of reported crimes in Sweet Home, OR 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 Sweet Home, OR crime rate is 104% higher than the Oregon average and is 129% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Sweet Home, OR has a violent crime rate that is 49% lower than the Oregon average and 65% lower than the national average. For property crime, Sweet Home, OR is 118% higher than the Oregon average and 158% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Sweet Home is 129% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 17.96 daily crimes that occur in Sweet Home.
  • Sweet Home is safer than 14% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Sweet Home you have a 1 in 16 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Sweet Home has decreased by 11%.

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Daily Crime In Sweet Home (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Sweet Home, OR on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Oregon. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Sweet Home, OR (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Oregon state wide, are 2.04 times more than the state average and 2.29 times more than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Sweet Home, OR on a daily bases are 1.97 times less than than Oregon average and 2.83 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Sweet Home, OR are 2.18 times more than the daily state average and 2.58 times more than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Sweet Home (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Sweet Home, OR compared to every other city in Oregon as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Sweet Home, OR ranks safer than 6% of every city located within Oregon along with 14% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Oregon and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Sweet Home, OR. As a result, Sweet Home, OR is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Sweet Home

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Sweet Home is 1 in 760
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Sweet Home is 1 in 16
The chance of being a victim of crime in Sweet Home is 1 in 16
Have you ever worried about your odds of becoming a crime victim in Sweet Home, OR? The above illustrations display your chances being the victim of property crimes, violent crimes, or either crime. In Sweet Home, OR your chance of becoming a victim of a violent crime is 1 in 760. Types of violent crimes may include assault, robbery, rape, or murder. You also have a 1 in 16 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 Sweet Home, OR is 1 in 16.

Year Over Year Crime In Sweet Home (per 100,000 people)

A good indicator of whether Sweet Home, OR is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Sweet Home, OR has decreased by 50%, while the property crime rate in Sweet Home, OR has decreased by 10% year over year. The number of total crimes in Sweet Home, OR has decreased by 11% year over year.

Sweet Home police department

ItemSweet HomeOregonNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)204,854556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.22.23.3
There are a total of 20 Sweet Home police officers. This results in 2.2 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 1% less than the Oregon average and 32.7% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Oregon

StateTotal offendersOregon /100KNational /100K
Oregon60517222
There are a total of 605 sex offenders in Oregon. This yields a total of 17 sex offenders in Oregon per 100,000 residents which is 92% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Brownsville, OR1,4741101,2441,354
South Lebanon, OR1,1641141,2881,401
Lacomb, OR5573103,5123,821
Holley, OR3313183,6073,925
Crawfordsville, OR2853203,6243,943
Sweet Home, OR9,0421326,4236,555

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Broussard, LA9,0412113,9114,121
Glenwood, IL9,0401991,9462,145
Grimes, IA9,0371791,2821,461
Succasunna, NJ9,0471701,0811,250
Triangle, VA9,0481251,1931,318
Sweet Home, OR9,0421326,4236,555
Source: The Sweet Home, OR 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.