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Total crime 68%
Violent crime 76%
Property crime 66%
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. Either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are created based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleBurke/100k peopleVirginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)800 (estimate)1,8512,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.05.0
Rapen/an/an/a33.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a41.381.6
Assaultn/an/an/a128.7250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)90 (estimate)208379
Burglaryn/an/an/a162.8340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,359.51,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a120.3219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)710 (estimate)1,6432,110

Key findings

  • Burke crime rates are 68% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Burke are 76% lower than the national average
  • In Burke you have a 1 in 126 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Burke is safer than 79% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Burke has decreased by 1%

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      Daily Crime In Burke (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Burke

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Burke is 1 in 1113
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Burke is 1 in 141
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Burke is 1 in 126

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

      Burke police department

      ItemBurkeVirginiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a8,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.23.3

      Sex offenders in Virginia

      StateTotal offendersVirginia /100KNational /100K
      Virginia25,766352266
      There are a total of 25,766 sex offenders in Virginia. This yields a total of 352 sex offenders in Virginia per 100,000 residents which is 32% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Occoquan, VA94790180271
      Mason Neck, VA2,13733258290
      Ravensworth, VA2,17538297334
      Cabin John, MD1,95864274337
      Somerset, MD1,21564274337
      Chevy Chase town, MD2,94871306377
      Brookmont, MD3,81086371458
      Burke, VA42,29090710800

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      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Danville, VA42,3602793,6503,929
      Oro Valley, AZ42,379481,2791,327
      Beaumont, CA42,1911801,8081,989
      Rancho Palos Verdes, CA42,41269746815
      Bentonville, AR42,4992231,3741,596
      Burke, VA42,29090710800
      Source: The Burke, VA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2019. 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.