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Total crime 55%
Violent crime 47%
Property crime 56%
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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 peopleGlenside/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,063 (estimate)2,0342,346
Murdern/an/an/a7.96.5
Rapen/an/an/a33.138.4
Robberyn/an/an/a83.973.9
Assaultn/an/an/a264.6279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)204 (estimate)390388
Burglaryn/an/an/a248.6314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,274.51,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a121.0246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)859 (estimate)1,6441,958

Key findings

  • Glenside crime rates are 55% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Glenside are 47% lower than the national average
  • In Glenside you have a 1 in 95 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Glenside is safer than 61% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Glenside has increased by 19%

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      Daily Crime In Glenside (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Glenside

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Glenside is 1 in 491
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Glenside is 1 in 117
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Glenside is 1 in 95

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

      Glenside police department

      ItemGlensidePennsylvaniaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a14,701558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.83.3

      Sex offenders in Pennsylvania

      StateTotal offendersPennsylvania /100KNational /100K
      Pennsylvania21,558176266
      There are a total of 21,558 sex offenders in Pennsylvania. This yields a total of 176 sex offenders in Pennsylvania per 100,000 residents which is 34% less than the national average.

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      Langhorne Manor, PA1,4300140140
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      Glenside, PA7,7812048591,063

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      Wyoming, MN7,785491,0501,099
      Glenside, PA7,7812048591,063
      Source: The Glenside, PA 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.