Reported Annual Crime In Oakland

In the event that crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, estimates are used. The estimates are based on demographic data including, but not limited to: home prices, income per capita and population density.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOakland/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime89n/a (estimate)1,0983,4492,580
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleOakland/100k peopleTennessee/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murder0n/a0.07.45.0
Rape2n/a24.741.742.6
Robbery0n/a0.0106.286.2
Assault1n/a12.3468.5246.8
Violent crime3n/a (estimate)37624381
Burglary9n/a111.0489.4376.0
Theft77n/a949.82,034.11,594.6
Vehicle theft0n/a0.0301.9228.9
Property crime86n/a (estimate)1,0612,8252,200
When reviewing the above table, you see a comprehensive overview of all annual crimes reported in Oakland, TN. All reported Oakland, TN crimes are shown and for assessment, each particular crime is demonstrated, establishing an accurate total that represents any crimes committed for every 100,000 residents. You'll also notice that the crimes are distributed into two separate categories, being; violent crimes and property crimes. In addition, the table also demonstrates that the Oakland, TN overall crime rate is 68% lower than in comparison to the Tennessee average; and is also 57% lower than compared to the national average. Specifically regarding violent crimes in Oakland, TN, the rate is 94% lower than compared to the Tennessee average, and 90% lower than when paralleled to the national average. When comparing property crime, Oakland, TN comes in at 62% lower than to the average seen in Tennessee, and 52% lower than the overall national average.

Oakland crime map

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Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Oakland is 57% lower than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 3.01 daily crimes that occur in Oakland.
  • Oakland is safer than 80% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Oakland you have a 1 in 92 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Oakland has increased by 7%.

Compare Oakland, TN Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Oakland (per 100,000 people)

The illustration above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Oakland, TN on a daily bases (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Tennessee. A comparison to the average number of daily national crimes is displayed as well. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Oakland, TN (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Tennessee state wide, are 3.14 times less than the state average and 2.35 times less than than national statistics. Violent crimes committed in Oakland, TN on a daily bases are 16.85 times less than than Tennessee average and 10.29 times less than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Oakland, TN are 2.66 times less than the daily state average and 2.07 times less than the daily national numbers.

How Safe is Oakland (higher is better)

Are people any safer living in the Oakland, TN area in comparison to other Tennessee communities and all other cities throughout the United States? The evidence provided by these graphs show Oakland, TN being safer than 86% of cities in Tennessee and 80% of cities across the United States as a whole. This is evident by tracking Tennessee cities as well as all US cities over a one year period to contrast crime statistics as they relate to Oakland, TN. In conclusion, Oakland, TN now ranks above average in comparison to all United States cities.

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Oakland

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Oakland is 1 in 2703
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Oakland is 1 in 95
The chance of being a victim of crime in Oakland is 1 in 92
Wondering what the chances are that you fall victim to a crime in Oakland, TN? The illustrations above show how likely you are to become a victim of violent crime, property crime or any crime. In Oakland, TN you have a 1 in 2703 chance of becoming a victim of violent crime. Violent crimes include murder, rape, robbery and assault. With regards to property crime, you have a 1 in 95 chance of becoming a victim. Property crimes include burglary, theft and vehicle theft. Overall, you have a 1 in 92 chance of becoming a victim of crime in Oakland, TN.

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

A good indicator of whether Oakland, TN is becoming a safer or a more dangerous place to live can be determined by analyzing the year over year crime rate. In the graph above, the year over year crime rates are displayed for violent, property and total crimes per 100,000 people. The number of violent crimes in Oakland, TN has decreased by 29%, while the property crime rate in Oakland, TN has increased by 8% year over year. The number of total crimes in Oakland, TN has increased by 7% year over year.

Oakland police department

ItemOaklandTennesseeNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)1911,551558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents2.83.63.3
There are a total of 19 Oakland police officers. This results in 2.8 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 20.6% less than the Tennessee average and 12.7% less than the National average.

Sex offenders in Tennessee

StateTotal offendersTennessee /100KNational /100K
Tennessee24,578412266
There are a total of 24,578 sex offenders in Tennessee. This yields a total of 412 sex offenders in Tennessee per 100,000 residents which is 55% greater than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Mason, TN1,191191446637
Atoka, TN8,91797871967
Piperton, TN1,7033416831,024
Lakeland, TN12,5412381,0761,314
Moscow, TN6159583831,341
Germantown, TN39,213771,5441,621
Rossville, TN7011121,5731,685
Oakland, TN7,270371,0611,098

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Park City, KS7,2733082,0682,376
Pikeville, KY7,2661814,5174,698
Hudsonville, MI7,2783861,4211,806
Fort Bragg, CA7,2604244,2914,715
Hampton, GA7,2812041,3521,556
Oakland, TN7,270371,0611,098
Source: The Oakland, TN crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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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