Total crime 16%
Violent crime 11%
Property crime 22%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2020 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2021; 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 peopleDwale/100k peopleKentucky/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,729 (estimate)2,0392,346
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)347 (estimate)259388
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a256.8246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,383 (estimate)1,7801,958

Key findings

  • Dwale crime rates are 16% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Dwale are 11% lower than the national average
  • In Dwale you have a 1 in 37 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Dwale is safer than 29% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Dwale has decreased by 4%

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      Daily Crime In Dwale (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Dwale

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Dwale is 1 in 289
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Dwale is 1 in 42
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Dwale is 1 in 37

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

      Dwale police department

      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a5,359558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.83.3

      Sex offenders in Kentucky

      StateTotal offendersKentucky /100KNational /100K
      There are a total of 9,099 sex offenders in Kentucky. This yields a total of 222 sex offenders in Kentucky per 100,000 residents which is 17% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Wayland, KY315000
      Martin, KY5960543543
      Paintsville, KY4,246101580681
      Paintsville, KY4,246100772872
      Coal Run Village, KY1,60901,0661,066
      Prestonsburg, KY3,6031699011,070
      Prestonsburg, KY3,6032009431,143
      Dwale, KY2813472,3832,729

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Bryant, IN2815432,7033,246
      Troy Grove, IL2815161,8872,402
      Thornhill, KY281105719824
      Waco, NC2816163,2703,886
      Newark, MD2815112,0582,569
      Dwale, KY2813472,3832,729
      Source: The Dwale, KY crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2020. 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.