Total crime 30%
Violent crime 22%
Property crime 39%
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 peopleKapaa/100k peopleHawaii/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,234 (estimate)3,1272,489
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)296 (estimate)286379
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a371.1219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,938 (estimate)2,8412,110

Key findings

  • Kapaa crime rates are 30% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Kapaa are 22% lower than the national average
  • In Kapaa you have a 1 in 31 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Kapaa is safer than 29% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Kapaa has not changed

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      Daily Crime In Kapaa (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Kapaa

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Kapaa is 1 in 339
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Kapaa is 1 in 35
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Kapaa is 1 in 31

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

      Kapaa 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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Poipu, HI1,05749484533
      Princeville, HI2,07880794874
      Omao, HI1,289939211,014
      Lawai, HI2,152949381,033
      Kilauea, HI2,6441101,0911,201
      Kalihiwai, HI3031161,1481,263
      Hanalei, HI1701161,1481,263
      Kapaa, HI10,7532962,9383,234

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Jacinto City, TX10,7531222,1442,267
      Del Aire, CA10,7543822,0172,399
      Summerfield, NC10,7581428981,040
      Vernon, TX10,7614651,8522,318
      Lake Morton-Berrydale, WA10,7422051,8662,071
      Kapaa, HI10,7532962,9383,234
      Source: The Kapaa, HI 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.