Reported Annual Crime In Moscow

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMoscow/100k peopleIdaho/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime667n/a (estimate)2,6081,8622,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleMoscow/100k peopleIdaho/100k peopleNational/100k people
Violent crime34n/a (estimate)133226383
Vehicle theft19n/a74.3125.0237.4
Property crime633n/a (estimate)2,4751,6352,362
A general overview of all the annual reported crimes in Moscow, ID is displayed above. The data has been arranged to make it easier to find both the gross total of reported crimes and the number of crimes reported per 100,000 people in Moscow, ID. These statistics are further divided into two distinct categories (violent crimes and property crimes) to provide more insight to how prevalent crime is in the area. You'll find that the rate of crime in Moscow, ID averages 40% higher than the rest of Idaho while the rate of crime on a national scale is 5% lower than. You'll find that the occurrence of violent crime in Moscow, ID is 41% lower than the average rate of crime in Idaho and 65% lower than the rest of the nation. Similarly, crime involving property stands 51% higher than the remainder of the state of Idaho and 5% higher than the nation's average. Both of these statistics relate to how safe residents and businesses are while performing everyday activities in the Moscow, ID area.
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The Moscow crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Moscow as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with low crime compared to the areas with high crime. The Moscow crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Moscow is 5% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 7.14 daily crimes that occur in Moscow.
  • Moscow is safer than 50% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Moscow you have a 1 in 39 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Moscow has increased by 16%.

Compare Moscow, ID Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Moscow (per 100,000 people)

The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Moscow, ID per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Idaho as well as national figures. In Moscow, ID the total number of daily crimes is 1.40 times more than the Idaho average and 1.05 times less than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Moscow, ID are 1.70 times less than the Idaho average and 2.88 times less than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Moscow, ID has a daily crime rate that is 1.51 times more than the Idaho average and 1.05 times more than the daily national average.

How Safe is Moscow (higher is better)

When comparing the safety of Moscow, ID compared to every other city in Idaho as well as the entirety of the United States, the gauges found above illustrate that Moscow, ID ranks safer than 43% of every city located within Idaho along with 50% of the all the cities located in the United States. The results of these graphs are created after analyzing each of the cities in Idaho and in the United States as a whole. It is then established the total amount of cities that have a lower crime rate than Moscow, ID. As a result, Moscow, ID is ranked above average when compared to the majority of US cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Moscow

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Moscow is 1 in 753
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Moscow is 1 in 41
The chance of being a victim of crime in Moscow is 1 in 39
Are you curious to know the likelihood of suffering from a crime in Moscow, ID? The graphics above display the likelihood of becoming victimized by an illegal act such as a crime including violence or property damage. If you reside in Moscow, ID, the likelihood that you will suffer a violent crime is 1 in 753. These sorts of violent crimes include murder, sexual assault, robbery, and physical assault. Illegal actions against property are represented by a likelihood of 1 in 41 that you become a victim. These sorts of crimes against personal property include burglary, theft, and auto theft. In total, the likelihood of being victimized by a crime in Moscow, ID is 1 in 39.

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

Determining whether Moscow, ID is growing less or more safe for inhabitants is most easily done by comparing yearly crime rates. Graphs - like the one above - show crimes by crime type per 100,000 residents. They are displayed by crime types of violent, property, and total, in order to give a better overview of yearly crime rates. Moscow, ID has increased by 108% in violent crimes. At the same time, property crime has increased by 14% year over year. Total crimes for Moscow, ID has increased by 16% in the same time frame.

Moscow police department

Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)421,868558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents1.72.43.3
There are a total of 42 Moscow police officers. This results in 1.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 28.9% less than the Idaho average and 46.7% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Idaho

StateTotal offendersIdaho /100KNational /100K
There are a total of 3,969 sex offenders in Idaho. This yields a total of 268 sex offenders in Idaho per 100,000 residents which is 21% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Palouse, WA1,0481361,4171,552
Pullman, WA32,176681,5221,590
Genesee, ID9512251,6301,855
Troy, ID8882311,6681,898
Onaway, ID1722391,7311,970
Juliaetta, ID6022681,9362,204
Potlatch, ID8352731,9742,246
Moscow, ID24,8551332,4752,608

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Collinsville, IL24,8552252,4912,716
Coronado, CA24,8521101,3921,502
Galt, CA24,8483502,2912,641
Elmwood Park, IL24,8452401,2251,465
Austin, MN24,8412112,5882,798
Moscow, ID24,8551332,4752,608
Source: The Moscow, ID crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2017. 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.
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