Reported Annual Crime In Washington

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWashington/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime383n/a (estimate)3,1532,9842,860
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleWashington/100k peopleIndiana/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.64.9
Rape9n/a74.136.338.6
Robbery1n/a8.2107.4101.9
Assault19n/a156.4238.2237.8
Violent crime29n/a (estimate)239388373
Burglary60n/a493.9519.8491.4
Theft260n/a2,140.11,872.01,775.4
Vehicle theft34n/a279.9204.2220.2
Property crime354n/a (estimate)2,9142,5962,487
The table above offers a complete overview of all reported annual crimes in Washington, IN. The total number of reported crimes in Washington, IN 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 Washington, IN crime rate is 6% higher than the Indiana average and is 10% higher than the national average. Looking at violent crime specifically, Washington, IN has a violent crime rate that is 38% lower than the Indiana average and 36% lower than the national average. For property crime, Washington, IN is 12% higher than the Indiana average and 17% higher than the national average.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Washington is 10% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.64 daily crimes that occur in Washington.
  • Washington is safer than 39% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Washington you have a 1 in 32 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Washington has decreased by 44%.

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Daily Crime In Washington (per 100,000 people)

The bar chart above reveals the rate of daily criminal activity in Washington, IN for every 100,000 residents. To compare, daily crime statistics are also disclosed for Indiana as well as those across America as a whole. The Washington, IN total amount of daily offenses is 1.06 times more than the Indiana average and 1.10 times more than than that of the nation. As for violent crimes, the daily average in Washington, IN is 1.62 times less than the Indiana average, and it is 1.56 times less than the national mean. The statistics for property crimes show that Washington, IN has a daily crime figure that is 1.12 times more than the Indiana average and 1.17 times more than the daily national rate.

How Safe is Washington (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Washington, IN compared to every other city in Indiana as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Washington, IN ranks safer than 49% of every city located within Indiana along with 39% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Indiana and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Washington, IN. As a result, Washington, IN is ranked below average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Washington

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Washington is 1 in 419
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Washington is 1 in 35
The chance of being a victim of crime in Washington is 1 in 32
Do you want to know the risk of being victimized by a crime in Washington, IN? 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 Washington, IN, then there is a 1 in 419 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 35. These types of crime include burglary, petty theft, and theft of motor vehicles. Altogether, there is a 1 in 32 risk that you will become a victim of crime in Washington, IN.

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

An analysis of year to year crime rates in Washington, IN is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Washington, IN has decreased by 47%, the amount of property crime in Washington, IN has decreased by 44%, and the total amount of crime in Washington, IN has decreased by 44% year to year.

Washington police department

ItemWashingtonIndianaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)258,766556,527
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.43.3

Sex offenders in Indiana

StateTotal offendersIndiana /100KNational /100K
Indiana11,165179222
There are a total of 11,165 sex offenders in Indiana. This yields a total of 179 sex offenders in Indiana per 100,000 residents which is 19% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Odon, IN1,5651731,1601,333
Loogootee, IN2,7211961,3141,510
Petersburg, IN2,5132051,3691,573
Bicknell, IN2,9612151,4371,652
Freelandville, IN4954483,0003,448
Washington, IN11,7582392,9143,153

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Red Bank, TN11,7596693,0133,682
Martinsville, IN11,7564633,1003,564
Taylorville, IL11,76146927973
Somersworth, NH11,7652972,9123,209
Rogers, MN11,747711,6061,677
Washington, IN11,7582392,9143,153
Source: The Washington, IN 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.