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Total crime 141%
Violent crime 263%
Property crime 119%
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 peoplePoint Lay/100k peopleAlaska/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)6,002 (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)1,377 (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)4,625 (estimate)2,9112,110

Key findings

  • Point Lay crime rates are 141% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Point Lay are 263% higher than the national average
  • In Point Lay you have a 1 in 17 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Point Lay is safer than 1% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Point Lay has decreased by 10%

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

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      Daily Crime In Point Lay (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Point Lay

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Point Lay is 1 in 73
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Point Lay is 1 in 22
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Point Lay is 1 in 17

      Year Over Year Crime In Point Lay (per 100,000 people)

      Point Lay police department

      ItemPoint LayAlaskaNational
      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
      Point Lay, AK3061,3774,6256,002

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Stonyford, CA3066523,4474,099
      Leavenworth, IN3065082,6983,206
      Beaver Creek, MT3064682,5323,000
      Fortine, MT3065192,8093,327
      Campbell Hill, IL3065862,6563,242
      Point Lay, AK3061,3774,6256,002
      Source: The Point Lay, 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.