Reported Annual Crime In Petersburg

StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePetersburg/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)2,932 (estimate)1,9632,745
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peoplePetersburg/100k peoplePennsylvania/100k peopleNational/100k people
Murdern/an/an/a5.85.3
Rapen/an/an/a32.841.7
Robberyn/an/an/a92.198.0
Assaultn/an/an/a182.6248.9
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)468 (estimate)313383
Burglaryn/an/an/a250.3430.4
Theftn/an/an/a1,297.71,694.4
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a101.4237.4
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)2,465 (estimate)1,6492,362

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

Did you know?

  • The overall crime rate in Petersburg is 7% higher than the national average.
  • For every 100,000 people, there are 8.03 daily crimes that occur in Petersburg.
  • Petersburg is safer than 23% of the cities in the United States.
  • In Petersburg you have a 1 in 35 chance of becoming a victim of any crime.
  • The number of total year over year crimes in Petersburg has decreased by 9%.

Compare Petersburg, PA Crime To Other Cities

Daily Crime In Petersburg (per 100,000 people)

How Safe is Petersburg (higher is better)

Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Petersburg

The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Petersburg is 1 in 214
The chance of being a victim of property crime in Petersburg is 1 in 41
The chance of being a victim of crime in Petersburg is 1 in 35

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

Petersburg police department

ItemPetersburgPennsylvaniaNational
Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a14,701558,732
Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a1.83.3

Sex offenders in Pennsylvania

StateTotal offendersPennsylvania /100KNational /100K
Pennsylvania17,973146222
There are a total of 17,973 sex offenders in Pennsylvania. This yields a total of 146 sex offenders in Pennsylvania per 100,000 residents which is 34% less than the national average.

Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Stormstown, PA2,40553282335
Pine Grove Mills, PA1,02892483575
Mount Union, PA2,421126503629
Ramblewood, PA1,074102536638
Williamsburg, PA1,2340666666
McConnellstown, PA1,420124651775
Boalsburg, PA4,331128672800
Petersburg, PA4734682,4652,932

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
Symsonia, KY4732362,2192,454
Thurston, OH4734083,3093,716
Iola, TX4735843,4083,991
Kimmell, IN4734963,0023,498
Glenwood, NE4732742,0362,310
Petersburg, PA4734682,4652,932
Source: The Petersburg, PA 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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