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Total crime 113%
Violent crime 249%
Property crime 87%
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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 peopleMentasta Lake/100k peopleAlaska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)5,006 (estimate)3,0982,346
Murdern/an/an/a6.76.5
Rapen/an/an/a154.838.4
Robberyn/an/an/a97.473.9
Assaultn/an/an/a578.9279.7
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)1,354 (estimate)838388
Burglaryn/an/an/a379.5314.2
Theftn/an/an/a1,611.71,398.0
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a269.3246.0
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)3,652 (estimate)2,2611,958

Key findings

  • Mentasta Lake crime rates are 113% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Mentasta Lake are 249% higher than the national average
  • In Mentasta Lake you have a 1 in 20 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Mentasta Lake is safer than 3% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Mentasta Lake has decreased by 18%

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

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      Daily Crime In Mentasta Lake (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Mentasta Lake

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Mentasta Lake is 1 in 74
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Mentasta Lake is 1 in 28
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Mentasta Lake is 1 in 20

      Year Over Year Crime In Mentasta Lake (per 100,000 people)

      Mentasta Lake police department

      ItemMentasta LakeAlaskaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a1,171558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a5.43.3

      Sex offenders in Alaska

      StateTotal offendersAlaska /100KNational /100K
      Alaska3,433490266
      There are a total of 3,433 sex offenders in Alaska. This yields a total of 490 sex offenders in Alaska per 100,000 residents which is 84% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mentasta Lake, AK1811,3543,6525,006

      Cities with similar population

      CityPopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Mosquito Lake, AK1811,1573,1214,279
      Fairhaven, CA1814852,3482,834
      Bethel, DE1814241,9272,351
      Climax, GA1814912,4632,954
      Swaledale, IA1814292,3942,822
      Mentasta Lake, AK1811,3543,6525,006
      Source: The Mentasta Lake, AK 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.