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66%
Total crime NAT. AVG.
65%
Violent crime NAT. AVG.
66%
Property crime NAT. AVG.
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Date & Last Updated: This data reflects 2020 and was released from Statistics Canada.
Total crime includes all violent and property crime. Violent crimes include: homicide, murder, assault, robbery, kidnapping, extortion, harassment, threats and all other violent violations. Property crimes include: breaking and entering, theft, motor vehicle theft, fraud, mischief and all other property crime violations. Crimes not reflected in this table include: criminal code violations, traffic violations, federal statute violations and drug violations. This crime data is estimated based on Statistics Canada data.
IndexPetawawa/100k peopleOntario/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime1,4343,0864,223
Violent crime3687921,042
Property crime1,0662,2943,181


All Crime Incidents

StatisticPetawawaOntarioNational
Total incidents307595,8682,225,600
Incidents per 100k1,8794,0445,856
Change in 100k rate-1.1%-11.0%-9.8%
All crime incidents includes all violent and property crime as well as criminal code violations (child pornography, disturbing the peace, justice violations), traffic violations (impaired driving), federal statute violations and drug violations.


Persons Charged By Age Group (per 100k)

StatisticPetawawaOntarioNational
All (12+ years)6981,3991,709
Youths (12-17)8208371,108
Adults (18+)6891,4441,757


Weighted Clearance Rates

StatisticPetawawaOntarioNational
Clearance rate424037
Clearance rate change13.8%0.2%0.2%
Clearance rate violent706158
Clearance rate property263027
More severe crimes such as robberies, assault and homicides are given more weight to the overall clearance rates. Less severe crimes such as vehicle theft, fraud and mischief are given less weight to the overall clearance rates.

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    Crime Quick Facts

    • Petawawa crime rates are 66% lower than the national average
    • Violent crimes in Petawawa are 65% lower than the national average
    • In Petawawa you have a 1 in 70 chance of becoming a victim of crime
    • Petawawa is safer than 98% of the cities in the United States
    • Year over year crime in Petawawa has increased by 5%

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        Daily Crime In Petawawa (per 100,000 people)

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        Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Petawawa

        The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Petawawa is 1 in 272
        The chance of being a victim of property crime in Petawawa is 1 in 94
        The chance of being a victim of crime in Petawawa is 1 in 70

        Year Over Year Crime In Petawawa

        StatisticPetawawaOntarioNational
        Total5.3%-8.7%-7.9%
        Violent47.8%-7.9%-3.6%
        Property-9.5%-9.1%-9.8%

        Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

        City Population Violent crime/100k people Property crime/100k people Total crime/100k people
        Deep River, ON4,3704211,2191,639
        Laurentian Hills, ON2,8925431,5722,115
        L'Isle-aux-Allumettes, QC1,3027731,5072,280
        Laurentian Valley, ON9,3626081,7622,371
        Chichester, QC3278301,6182,447
        Pembroke, ON14,5411,7274,9996,726
        Petawawa, ON18,6603681,0661,434

        Cities with similar population

        City Population Violent crime/100k people Property crime/100k people Total crime/100k people
        Deux-Montagnes, QC18,6507491,4602,208
        Central Saanich, BC18,5723731,6372,010
        Midland, ON18,7697872,2783,065
        Russell, ON18,5185641,6342,199
        Oak Bay, BC18,8854191,8382,256
        Petawawa, ON18,6603681,0661,434
        Date & Last Updated: This data reflects 2020 and was released from Statistics Canada.