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Total crime 74%
Violent crime 81%
Property crime 73%
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 peopleLong Branch/100k peopleVirginia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)649 (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)73 (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)576 (estimate)1,6432,110

Key findings

  • Long Branch crime rates are 74% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Long Branch are 81% lower than the national average
  • In Long Branch you have a 1 in 154 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Long Branch is safer than 84% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Long Branch has decreased by 1%

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      Daily Crime In Long Branch (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Long Branch

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Long Branch is 1 in 1371
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Long Branch is 1 in 174
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Long Branch is 1 in 154

      Year Over Year Crime In Long Branch (per 100,000 people)

      Long Branch police department

      ItemLong BranchVirginiaNational
      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

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      Bowling Green, VA1,239000
      Passapatanzy, VA1,13772571643
      Lake Caroline, VA1,90085668753
      Lake Land'Or, VA3,7071199381,056
      Spotsylvania Courthouse, VA4,5901521,2031,355
      King George, VA5,0921681,3241,492
      Falmouth, VA5,0181701,3391,508
      Long Branch, VA7,69273576649

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Butner, NC7,6924211,4401,861
      Oakdale, LA7,6937214,1514,871
      Meadow Lakes, AK7,6948973,0133,911
      Ormond-by-the-Sea, FL7,6903081,7462,053
      Ancient Oaks, PA7,689125575701
      Long Branch, VA7,69273576649
      Source: The Long Branch, 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.