Reported Annual Crime In Harlan

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHarlan/100k peopleKentucky/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime36n/a (estimate)2,2732,3552,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleHarlan/100k peopleKentucky/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.05.95.3
Rape1n/a63.137.341.7
Robbery1n/a63.166.498.0
Assault4n/a252.5116.2248.9
Violent crime6n/a (estimate)379226383
Burglary13n/a820.7453.4430.4
Theft16n/a1,010.11,445.71,694.4
Vehicle theft1n/a63.1230.0237.4
Property crime30n/a (estimate)1,8942,1292,362

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

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Harlan is 17% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 6.23 daily crimes that occur in Harlan.
  • Harlan is safer than 33% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Harlan you have a 1 in 44 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Harlan has decreased by 13%.

Compare Harlan, KY Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Harlan (per 100,000 people)

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Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Harlan

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Harlan is 1 in 264
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Harlan is 1 in 53
The chance of being a victim of crime in Harlan is 1 in 44

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

Harlan police department

ItemHarlanKentuckyNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)145,359558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents8.12.83.3
There are a total of 14 Harlan police officers. This results in 8.1 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 189.4% greater than the Kentucky average and 148.2% greater than the National average.

Sex offenders in Kentucky

StateTotal offendersKentucky /100KNational /100K
Kentucky6,639162222
There are a total of 6,639 sex offenders in Kentucky. This yields a total of 162 sex offenders in Kentucky per 100,000 residents which is 27% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Loyall, KY6140475475
Jonesville, VA1,181105844949
St. Charles, VA783362,8973,234
South Wallins, KY5443283,0883,415
Coxton, KY1733433,2273,569
Evarts, KY7733553,3443,699
Wallins Creek, KY1453573,3653,722
Harlan, KY1,5543791,8942,273

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Elkview, WV1,554154814968
Mammoth, AZ1,5532751,5761,850
Dover, AR1,5532141,7811,994
Beaver, OK1,5550210210
Albion, NE1,5531269331,059
Harlan, KY1,5543791,8942,273
Source: The Harlan, KY 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.
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