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Total crime 168%
Violent crime 175%
Property crime 167%
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.
StatisticReportedincidentsCapitol Drive/100k peopleCharlotte/100k peopleNorth Carolina/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime41,1096,911 (estimate)4,4142,8722,580
Murder59n/a6.36.05.0
Rapen/an/an/a25.442.6
Robbery1,761n/a189.181.186.2
Assault4,408n/a473.4265.1246.8
Violent crime6,2281,047 (estimate)669378381
Burglary5,670n/a608.9599.9376.0
Theft26,186n/a2,812.01,724.41,594.6
Vehicle theft3,025n/a324.8169.8228.9
Property crime34,8815,864 (estimate)3,7462,4942,200

Key findings

  • Capitol Drive crime rates are 168% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Capitol Drive are 175% higher than the national average
  • In Capitol Drive you have a 1 in 15 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Capitol Drive is safer than 20% of the cities in North Carolina
  • Year over year crime in Charlotte has decreased by 1%

Capitol Drive crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Capitol Drive (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Capitol Drive

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Capitol Drive is 1 in 96
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Capitol Drive is 1 in 18
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Capitol Drive is 1 in 15

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

      Charlotte police department

      ItemCapitol DriveCharlotteNorth Carolina
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a2,12214,511
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a0.04.8

      Sex offenders in North Carolina

      StateTotal offendersNorth Carolina /100KNational /100K
      North Carolina26,293320266
      There are a total of 26,293 sex offenders in North Carolina. This yields a total of 320 sex offenders in North Carolina per 100,000 residents which is 20% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Marvin, NC6,056123811934
      Lowesville, NC3,089123814937
      Wesley Chapel, NC8,2171338751,008
      Weddington, NC10,2541449501,094
      Lake Wylie, SC11,4721861,1501,336
      Cramerton, NC4,2921951,2871,482
      India Hook, SC4,1922221,3741,597
      Charlotte, NC808,8346693,7464,414

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Fort Worth, TX815,9305012,8463,347
      Columbus, OH837,0384953,5304,025
      Indianapolis, IN846,6741,2734,1295,402
      San Francisco, CA850,2826915,5346,225
      Jacksonville, FL856,6165963,3343,930
      Charlotte, NC808,8346693,7464,414
      Source: The Capitol Drive, Charlotte, NC 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.