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Total crime 9%
Violent crime 30%
Property crime 16%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; 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 peopleBig Lake/100k peopleAlaska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,337 (estimate)4,1862,580
Murdern/an/an/a6.45.0
Rapen/an/an/a161.642.6
Robberyn/an/an/a121.586.2
Assaultn/an/an/a595.4246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)494 (estimate)885381
Burglaryn/an/an/a539.6376.0
Theftn/an/an/a2,219.01,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a541.9228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,843 (estimate)3,3012,200

Key findings

  • Big Lake crime rates are 9% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Big Lake are 30% higher than the national average
  • In Big Lake you have a 1 in 43 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Big Lake is safer than 22% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Big Lake has decreased by 4%

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The Big Lake crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Big 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 Big Lake crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Big Lake

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Big Lake is 1 in 203
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Big Lake is 1 in 55
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Big Lake is 1 in 43

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

      Big Lake police department

      ItemBig LakeAlaskaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,171558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a5.43.3

      Sex offenders in Alaska

      StateTotal offendersAlaska /100KNational /100K
      Alaska3,433490266
      There are a total of 3,433 sex offenders in Alaska. This yields a total of 490 sex offenders in Alaska per 100,000 residents which is 84% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Houston, AK2,0284561,7002,156
      Meadow Lakes, AK7,6949163,4164,332
      Knik-Fairview, AK17,0389833,6674,650
      Point MacKenzie, AK6001,2624,7055,966
      Big Lake, AK3,5524941,8432,337

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Wilkesboro, NC3,5522307,3237,553
      Colonial Beach, VA3,55294782876
      South Nyack, NY3,55189367456
      Verona, VA3,5511331,1121,245
      West End-Cobb Town, AL3,5503341,8112,145
      Big Lake, AK3,5524941,8432,337
      Source: The Big Lake, AK 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.