When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Casper, WY. All reported Casper, WY crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Casper, WY overall crime rate is 46% higher than in comparison to the Wyoming average; and is also 10% higher than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Casper, WY, the rate is 36% lower than compared to the Wyoming average, and 60% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Casper, WY comes in at 57% higher than to the average seen in Wyoming, and 22% higher than the overall national average.
The Casper crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Casper 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 Casper crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
Did you know?
The overall crime rate in Casper is 10% higher than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 8.3 daily crimes that occur in Casper.
Casper is safer than 49% of the cities in the United States.
In Casper you have a 1 in 34 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Casper has increased by 6%.
The number of daily crimes per 100,000 residents in Casper, WY is demonstrated in the illustration above. So that direct comparisons can be made, the number of daily crimes for Wyoming and on a national level are also posted. As you can see, the daily crimes for Casper, WY are 1.46 times more than the Wyoming average and 1.10 times more than the national level. Daily violent Crimes in Casper, WY are 1.57 times less than than Wyoming and 2.53 times less than the national mean. While daily property crimes in Casper, WY are 1.57 times more than than Wyoming and 1.22 times more than the national average.
How Safe is Casper (higher is better)
Many people wonder how safe they are in Casper, WY in comparison to other notable cities in the state of Wyoming as well as in comparison to the rest of the nation. Using the gauges above, which document and compare safety in Casper, WY to other cities in the state and across the country, Casper, WY is 39% safer than other cities of Wyoming and 49% safer than other cities in the nation. When referring to the results, which show crime scores in Wyoming cities and all around the United States, Casper, WY has a ranking of below average in comparison to other cities in the country, which is determined my comparing Casper, WY crime rate to all the other cities investigated.
Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Casper
The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Casper is 1 in 660
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Casper is 1 in 35
The chance of being a victim of crime in Casper is 1 in 34
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Casper, WY? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Casper, WY, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 660. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 35 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Casper, WY is 1 in 34.
Year Over Year Crime In Casper (per 100,000 people)
An analysis of year to year crime rates in Casper, WY is a useful indicator of whether the area is becoming a safer area to live or a more dangerous area. In the above graph, you can see that the year to year crime rates are shown for the total crime, property crime, and violent crime per 100,000 people. The amount of violent crime in Casper, WY has increased by 9%, the amount of property crime in Casper, WY has increased by 6%, and the total amount of crime in Casper, WY has increased by 6% year to year.
Casper police department
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents
There are a total of 137 Casper police officers. This results in 2.4 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 25.2% less than the Wyoming average and 25.8% less than the National average.
Sex offenders in Wyoming
There are a total of 1,717 sex offenders in Wyoming. This yields a total of 302 sex offenders in Wyoming per 100,000 residents which is 36% greater than the national average.
Source: The Casper, WY crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.