A comprehensive overview of any and all yearly reported crimes in Oklahoma City, OK is shown in the table above. In order to provide more clarity, the total number of crimes is shown as well as the amount of crimes committed per 100,000 people. The crimes indicated in the table are separated into two different categories. These categories are property crimes and violent crimes. According to the table, the overall crime rate is 36% higher than the average of crimes committed in Oklahoma. It is also 65% higher than the national average. When it comes to violent crimes, Oklahoma City, OK shows a crime rate that is 73% higher than the Oklahoma average. The crime rate is also 106% higher than the national average. When it comes to property crimes, Oklahoma City, OK is shown to be 30% higher than the Oklahoma average and 59% higher than the national average.
The Oklahoma City crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Oklahoma City 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 Oklahoma City crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.
Did you know?
The overall crime rate in Oklahoma City is 65% higher than the national average.
For every 100,000 people, there are 12.44 daily crimes that occur in Oklahoma City.
Oklahoma City is safer than 7% of the cities in the United States.
In Oklahoma City you have a 1 in 23 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
The number of total year over year crimes in Oklahoma City has decreased by 4%.
The above illustration depicts the number of crimes committed daily in Oklahoma City, OK per 100,000 residents. Additionally, daily crime statistics are also listed for Oklahoma as well as national figures. In Oklahoma City, OK the total number of daily crimes is 1.36 times more than the Oklahoma average and 1.65 times more than the national average. Violent crime statistics in Oklahoma City, OK are 1.73 times more than the Oklahoma average and 2.06 times more than the national average. Regarding crimes committed against personal property, Oklahoma City, OK has a daily crime rate that is 1.30 times more than the Oklahoma average and 1.59 times more than the daily national average.
How Safe is Oklahoma City (higher is better)
Compared to the other cities in Oklahoma and cities in all other U.S. states, how safe is Oklahoma City, OK? From the gauges displayed above, you will notice that Oklahoma City, OK has been ranked safer than 4% of other cities in the state of Oklahoma. In addition, Oklahoma City, OK is safer than 7% of cities in the entire United States. To achieve these results, all Oklahoma and United States cities were analyzed to determine how many locations had a lower crime rate than Oklahoma City, OK. By studying this data, it was possible to determine that Oklahoma City, OK is below average in safety when compared with other United States cities.
Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Oklahoma City
The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Oklahoma City is 1 in 128
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Oklahoma City is 1 in 27
The chance of being a victim of crime in Oklahoma City is 1 in 23
Are you interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Oklahoma City, OK? Just look at the above illustrations to see what your chances are of becoming a victim of any crime, such as property crime or violent crime, in this city. In Oklahoma City, OK, you have a 1 in 128 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 27. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Oklahoma City, OK is 1 in 23.
Year Over Year Crime In Oklahoma City (per 100,000 people)
A good indicator of whether Oklahoma City, OK 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 Oklahoma City, OK has increased by 3%, while the property crime rate in Oklahoma City, OK has decreased by 5% year over year. The number of total crimes in Oklahoma City, OK has decreased by 4% year over year.
Oklahoma City police department
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)
Police officers & civilians /1000 residents
There are a total of 1,382 Oklahoma City police officers. This results in 2.3 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 31.8% less than the Oklahoma average and 28.6% less than the National average.
Sex offenders in Oklahoma
There are a total of 5,828 sex offenders in Oklahoma. This yields a total of 166 sex offenders in Oklahoma per 100,000 residents which is 25% less than the national average.
Source: The Oklahoma City, OK crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2016. 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.