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17%
Total crime NAT. AVG.
10%
Violent crime NAT. AVG.
19%
Property crime NAT. AVG.
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2022 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2023; this is the most current data available.
Lake of the Woods crime rates are not available from the FBI crime report. The FBI's uniform crime reporting program (UCR), gathers data from more than 18,000 law enforcement agencies. The agencies include city, university, college, county, state, tribal and federal law enforcement agencies. When combined, they represent approximately 309 million American residents, or a 98% coverage rate of large metropolitan areas. This does result in approximately 20 million people who live in areas where the FBI does not provide crime reports. These areas tend to be smaller towns, villages or suburbs. Given that Lake of the Woods crime stats are not covered by the FBI crime reports, either data from local enforcement agencies is applied or estimates are calculated based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita, poverty rates, unemployment rates, educational achievement and population density. The Lake of the Woods crime estimates should be used at your own risk. Please be aware that the data displayed above is estimated and not officially reported by any agency. The Lake of the Woods crime map can also be used to view a visual display of crimes committed on a block group level.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleLake of the Woods/100k peopleArizona/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,926 (estimate)2,4892,324
Murdern/an/an/a6.86.3
Rapen/an/an/a44.140.0
Robberyn/an/an/a70.166.1
Assaultn/an/an/a310.5268.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)334 (estimate)432370
Burglaryn/an/an/a271.0269.8
Theftn/an/an/a1,542.41,401.9
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a244.2282.7
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,592 (estimate)2,0581,954

Lake of the Woods crime map



The Lake of the Woods crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Lake of the Woods as reported by the local law enforcement agencies. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Lake of the Woods crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level. Please note that the red areas on the Lake of the Woods crime map does not always indicate that it is a dangerous area for its residents. Areas on the heat map could be inflated if they are located in high traffic areas like airports, sports centers or large parks. Other areas on the heat map could see increased crime rates if they are located in major tourist areas like the downtown core.
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Crime Quick Facts

  • Lake of the Woods crime rates are 17% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Lake of the Woods are 10% lower than the national average
  • In Lake of the Woods you have a 1 in 52 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Lake of the Woods is safer than 31% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Lake of the Woods has decreased by 8%

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        Daily Crime In Lake of the Woods (per 100,000 people)

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        Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Lake of the Woods

        The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Lake of the Woods is 1 in 300
        The chance of being a victim of property crime in Lake of the Woods is 1 in 63
        The chance of being a victim of crime in Lake of the Woods is 1 in 52

        Year Over Year Crime In Lake of the Woods (per 100,000 people)

        Lake of the Woods police department

        Item Lake of the Woods Arizona National
        Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a12,274558,732
        Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a3.13.3

        Sex offenders in Arizona

        State Total offenders Arizona /100K National /100K
        Arizona8,206157266
        There are a total of 8,206 sex offenders in Arizona. This yields a total of 157 sex offenders in Arizona per 100,000 residents which is 41% less than the national average.

        Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

        City Population Violent crime/100k people Property crime/100k people Total crime/100k people
        Pinetop Country Club, AZ1,56789422511
        Linden, AZ2,507152725878
        North Fork, AZ1,9632311,1021,333
        White Mountain Lake, AZ2,9472451,1691,415
        Show Low, AZ11,2806582,0072,665
        Pinetop-Lakeside, AZ4,4095262,5363,063
        Hondah, AZ1,1526593,1403,799
        Lake of the Woods, AZ3,6523341,5921,926

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        City Population Violent crime/100k people Property crime/100k people Total crime/100k people
        Oglesby, IL3,65255247302
        Melrose, MN3,65155333388
        Paulding, OH3,653279363643
        Hamilton, NY3,6493601,4451,805
        Spencerport, NY3,6562651,0621,327
        Lake of the Woods, AZ3,6523341,5921,926
        Source: The Lake of the Woods, AZ crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2022. 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.