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Total crime 42%
Violent crime 114%
Property crime 29%
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 peopleNikiski/100k peopleAlaska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)3,544 (estimate)3,7782,489
Murdern/an/an/a9.45.0
Rapen/an/an/a148.742.6
Robberyn/an/an/a112.981.6
Assaultn/an/an/a596.0250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)813 (estimate)867379
Burglaryn/an/an/a487.1340.5
Theftn/an/an/a2,066.01,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a357.7219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,731 (estimate)2,9112,110

Key findings

  • Nikiski crime rates are 42% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Nikiski are 114% higher than the national average
  • In Nikiski you have a 1 in 29 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Nikiski is safer than 7% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Nikiski has decreased by 10%

Nikiski crime map

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

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      Daily Crime In Nikiski (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Nikiski

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Nikiski is 1 in 123
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Nikiski is 1 in 37
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Nikiski is 1 in 29

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

      Nikiski police department

      ItemNikiskiAlaskaNational
      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

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Ridgeway, AK2,3383201,0761,396
      Salamatof, AK1,0744021,3481,750
      Soldotna, AK4,4712732,9863,259
      Kenai, AK7,5519545,6736,627
      Nikiski, AK5,0298132,7313,544

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Shenandoah, IA5,030144844988
      Dayton, MN5,03115642657
      South Sarasota, FL5,032123698821
      Bigfork, MT5,0322141,1611,375
      South Bay, FL5,0266891,7612,450
      Nikiski, AK5,0298132,7313,544
      Source: The Nikiski, AK 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.