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Total crime 63%
Violent crime 73%
Property crime 61%
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 peopleGreenville/100k peopleVirginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)915 (estimate)1,8512,489
Murdern/an/an/a5.05.0
Rapen/an/an/a33.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a41.381.6
Assaultn/an/an/a128.7250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)103 (estimate)208379
Burglaryn/an/an/a162.8340.5
Theftn/an/an/a1,359.51,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a120.3219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)812 (estimate)1,6432,110

Key findings

  • Greenville crime rates are 63% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Greenville are 73% lower than the national average
  • In Greenville you have a 1 in 110 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Greenville is safer than 76% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Greenville has decreased by 1%

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      Daily Crime In Greenville (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Greenville

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Greenville is 1 in 973
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Greenville is 1 in 124
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Greenville is 1 in 110

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

      Greenville police department

      ItemGreenvilleVirginiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a8,827558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.23.3

      Sex offenders in Virginia

      StateTotal offendersVirginia /100KNational /100K
      Virginia25,766352266
      There are a total of 25,766 sex offenders in Virginia. This yields a total of 352 sex offenders in Virginia per 100,000 residents which is 32% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Jolivue, VA1,26987690778
      East Lexington, VA1,13089701790
      Lyndhurst, VA1,75193734827
      Craigsville, VA1,1431138931,006
      Verona, VA3,5511391,0971,235
      Fishersville, VA7,9541911,5071,697
      Stuarts Draft, VA9,4892321,8312,062
      Greenville, VA1,485103812915

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Gregory, SD1,4851978731,069
      Blue Ridge, GA1,4852822,0452,327
      Munday, TX1,4852241,2801,504
      Linn, MO1,4850923923
      Akron, IN1,4851779421,120
      Greenville, VA1,485103812915
      Source: The Greenville, VA 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.