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Total crime 83%
Violent crime 176%
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 peopleCantwell/100k peopleAlaska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)4,555 (estimate)3,7782,489
Murdern/an/an/a9.45.0
Rapen/an/an/a148.742.6
Robberyn/an/an/a112.981.6
Assaultn/an/an/a596.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)1,045 (estimate)867379
Burglaryn/an/an/a487.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a2,066.01,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a357.7219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,510 (estimate)2,9112,110

Key findings

  • Cantwell crime rates are 83% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Cantwell are 176% higher than the national average
  • In Cantwell you have a 1 in 22 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Cantwell is safer than 4% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Cantwell has decreased by 10%

Cantwell crime map

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      Daily Crime In Cantwell (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Cantwell

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Cantwell is 1 in 96
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Cantwell is 1 in 29
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Cantwell is 1 in 22

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

      Cantwell police department

      ItemCantwellAlaskaNational
      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
      Cantwell, AK2041,0453,5104,555

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Riverdale, NE2043002,0292,329
      Mosby, MO2047023,7414,442
      Minnesota City, MN2043052,6832,988
      Dickens, IA2043752,4382,813
      Sierra City, CA2041789421,120
      Cantwell, AK2041,0453,5104,555
      Source: The Cantwell, AK 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.