A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Alva, OK is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 56% lower than the average of crimes committed in Oklahoma. It is also 47% lower than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Alva, OK shows a crime rate that is 74% lower than the Oklahoma average. The crime rate is also 70% lower than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Alva, OK is shown to be 53% lower than the Oklahoma average and 43% lower than the national average.
The Alva crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Alva as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Alva crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
Did you know?
The overall crime rate in Alva is 47% lower than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 3.99 daily crimes that occur in Alva.
Alva is safer than 82% of the cities in the United States.
In Alva you have a 1 in 69 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Alva has decreased by 25%.
The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Alva, OK on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Oklahoma. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Alva, OK (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Oklahoma state wide, are 2.29 times less than the state average and 1.88 times less than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Alva, OK on a daily bases are 3.91 times less than than Oklahoma average and 3.29 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Alva, OK are 2.15 times less than the daily state average and 1.76 times less than the daily national numbers.
How Safe is Alva (higher is better)
Compared to the other cities in Oklahoma and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Alva, OK? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Alva, OK has been ranked safer than 87% of other cities in the state of Oklahoma. In addition, Alva, OK is safer than 82% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Oklahoma and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Alva, OK. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Alva, OK is above average in safety when compared with other United States cities.
Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Alva
The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Alva is 1 in 859
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Alva is 1 in 75
The chance of being a victim of crime in Alva is 1 in 69
Wondering what the chances are that you will be the victim of a crime in Alva, OK? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Alva, OK you have a 1 in 859 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 75 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 69 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Alva, OK.
Year Over Year Crime In Alva (per 100,000 people)
The year over year change in crime helps to understand whether crime in Alva, OK is on the rise or declining. Analysts use this measure in order to eliminate the effect of changes in crime by the season. Year over year change in crime is shown for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people in the graph above. Clearly, the violent crime rate in Alva, OK has decreased by 44%, while the property crime rate in Alva, OK has decreased by 22% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Alva, OK has decreased by 25% with regards to total crimes year over year.
Alva police department
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents
There are a total of 9 Alva police officers. This results in 1.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 46.2% less than the Oklahoma average and 43.7% less than the National average.
Sex offenders in Oklahoma
There are a total of 5,828 sex offenders in Oklahoma. This yields a total of 166 sex offenders in Oklahoma per 100,000 residents which is 25% less than the national average.
Source: The Alva, OK 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.