Reported Annual Crime In Waite Park

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWaite Park/100k peopleMinnesota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime736n/a (estimate)9,8152,4652,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWaite Park/100k peopleMinnesota/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.02.44.9
Rape10n/a133.442.338.6
Robbery6n/a80.068.7101.9
Assault11n/a146.7129.2237.8
Violent crime27n/a (estimate)360243373
Burglary54n/a720.1351.6491.4
Theft642n/a8,561.11,725.21,775.4
Vehicle theft13n/a173.4145.4220.2
Property crime709n/a (estimate)9,4552,2222,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Waite Park, MN. The total number of reported crimes in Waite Park, MN 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 Waite Park, MN crime rate is 298% higher than the Minnesota average and is 243% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Waite Park, MN has a violent crime rate that is 48% higher than the Minnesota average and 3% lower than the national average. For property crime, Waite Park, MN is 325% higher than the Minnesota average and 280% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Waite Park is 243% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 26.89 daily crimes that occur in Waite Park.
  • Waite Park is safer than 10% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Waite Park you have a 1 in 11 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Waite Park has decreased by 8%.

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Daily Crime In Waite Park (per 100,000 people)

The graph above illustrates the number of daily crimes in Waite Park, MN per 100,000 people. For comparison purposes, the number of daily crimes is also reported for Minnesota and on a national level. In Waite Park, MN the total number of daily crimes is 3.98 times more than the Minnesota average and 3.43 times more than the national average. The number of daily violent crimes in Waite Park, MN is 1.48 times more than the Minnesota average and 1.03 times less than the national average. With regards to property crimes, Waite Park, MN has a daily crime rate that is 4.25 times more than the Minnesota average and 3.80 times more than the national average.

How Safe is Waite Park (higher is better)

Compared to the other cities in Minnesota and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Waite Park, MN? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Waite Park, MN has been ranked safer than 2% of other cities in the state of Minnesota. In addition, Waite Park, MN is safer than 10% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Minnesota and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Waite Park, MN. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Waite Park, MN is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Waite Park

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Waite Park is 1 in 278
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Waite Park is 1 in 11
The chance of being a victim of crime in Waite Park is 1 in 11
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Waite Park, MN? 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 Waite Park, MN, then there is a 1 in 278 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 11. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 11 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Waite Park, MN.

Year Over Year Crime In Waite Park (per 100,000 people)

An ideal indicator of whether Waite Park, MN is becoming a safer or more dangerous residential area or not is an analysis of the crime rate in the area from year to year. In the above illustration, the year to year crime rates are visualized per 100,000 people for property, violent, and total crime. Year to year rate of violent crime in Waite Park, MN has increased by 26% and the rate of property crime in Waite Park, MN has decreased by 9%. The total crime rate in Waite Park, MN has decreased by 8% year to year.

Waite Park police department

ItemWaite ParkMinnesotaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)176,967556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.51.83.3
There are a total of 17 Waite Park police officers. This results in 2.5 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 39.3% greater than the Minnesota average and 23.4% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Minnesota

StateTotal offendersMinnesota /100KNational /100K
Minnesota3367222
There are a total of 336 sex offenders in Minnesota. This yields a total of 7 sex offenders in Minnesota per 100,000 residents which is 97% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
St. Joseph, MN6,69407373
Cold Spring, MN4,03355640694
Avon, MN1,548138761899
Rockville, MN2,49990819908
Rice, MN1,4851019261,027
Waite Park, MN7,3913609,4559,815

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Forest Glen, MD7,3932701,3681,638
Long Branch, VA7,38864607671
Auburn, GA7,3882881,8892,177
Forest City, NC7,3874258,0548,480
Alamo Heights, TX7,397623,4493,511
Waite Park, MN7,3913609,4559,815
Source: The Waite Park, MN 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.