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Total crime 83%
Violent crime 89%
Property crime 82%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2019 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2020; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleAmes Lake/100k peopleWashington/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)418 (estimate)2,9762,489
Murdern/an/an/a2.65.0
Rapen/an/an/a43.842.6
Robberyn/an/an/a67.681.6
Assaultn/an/an/a179.9250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)41 (estimate)294379
Burglaryn/an/an/a453.6340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,907.91,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a320.5219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)376 (estimate)2,6822,110

Key findings

  • Ames Lake crime rates are 83% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Ames Lake are 89% lower than the national average
  • In Ames Lake you have a 1 in 240 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Ames Lake is safer than 90% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Ames Lake has decreased by 9%

Ames Lake crime map

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The Ames Lake crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Ames Lake as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Ames Lake crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Ames Lake (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Ames Lake

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Ames Lake is 1 in 2424
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Ames Lake is 1 in 266
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Ames Lake is 1 in 240

      Year Over Year Crime In Ames Lake (per 100,000 people)

      Ames Lake police department

      ItemAmes LakeWashingtonNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a8,169558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.23.3

      Sex offenders in Washington

      StateTotal offendersWashington /100KNational /100K
      Washington6,688107266
      There are a total of 6,688 sex offenders in Washington. This yields a total of 107 sex offenders in Washington per 100,000 residents which is 60% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Tanner, WA1,09041376418
      Lake Marcel-Stillwater, WA1,20141376418
      High Bridge, WA2,63451468520
      Mirrormont, WA3,79156511567
      Duvall, WA7,53461558619
      Sammamish, WA62,13634605639
      Fall City, WA1,97663577640
      Ames Lake, WA1,50641376418

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      North Fork, AZ1,5062441,3061,550
      East Canton, OH1,506121848969
      Eatons Neck, NY1,50650193243
      Santa Clara, NM1,507283680963
      Sweet Springs, MO1,5070141141
      Ames Lake, WA1,50641376418
      Source: The Ames Lake, WA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.