Total crime 44%
Violent crime 17%
Property crime 57%
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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 peopleKahului/100k peopleHawaii/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,389 (estimate)2,6662,346
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)323 (estimate)254388
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a379.8246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,066 (estimate)2,4111,958

Key findings

  • Kahului crime rates are 44% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Kahului are 17% lower than the national average
  • In Kahului you have a 1 in 30 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Kahului is safer than 25% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Kahului has decreased by 15%

Kahului crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Kahului (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Kahului

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Kahului is 1 in 310
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Kahului is 1 in 33
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Kahului is 1 in 30

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

      Kahului police department

      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a2,531558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

      Sex offenders in Hawaii

      StateTotal offendersHawaii /100KNational /100K
      There are a total of 3,118 sex offenders in Hawaii. This yields a total of 232 sex offenders in Hawaii per 100,000 residents which is 13% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Kaanapali, HI1,06836338374
      Olinda, HI1,09839371411
      Wailea, HI5,83383784867
      Paia, HI2,5481009511,051
      Launiupoko, HI4631039741,077
      Kapalua, HI3101039741,077
      Haliimaile, HI1,0821091,0311,140
      Kahului, HI30,1643233,0663,389

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Needham, MA30,16776370446
      Madison Heights, MI30,1682341,5311,766
      Princeton, NJ30,16835623658
      Post Falls, ID30,1571911,6411,832
      Texarkana, AR30,1559223,1134,034
      Kahului, HI30,1643233,0663,389
      Source: The Kahului, HI 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.