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Total crime 49%
Violent crime 70%
Property crime 46%
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 peoplePuako/100k peopleHawaii/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime0n/a (estimate)1,263 (estimate)3,1272,489
Murdern/an/an/a3.45.0
Rapen/an/an/a54.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a79.981.6
Assaultn/an/an/a148.2250.2
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)116 (estimate)286379
Burglaryn/an/an/a377.2340.5
Theftn/an/an/a2,093.01,549.5
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a371.1219.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,148 (estimate)2,8412,110

Key findings

  • Puako crime rates are 49% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Puako are 70% lower than the national average
  • In Puako you have a 1 in 80 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Puako is safer than 68% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Puako has not changed

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

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      Daily Crime In Puako (per 100,000 people)

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      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Puako

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Puako is 1 in 866
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Puako is 1 in 88
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Puako is 1 in 80

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

      Puako police department

      ItemPuakoHawaiiNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)n/a2,531558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residentsn/a2.63.3

      Sex offenders in Hawaii

      StateTotal offendersHawaii /100KNational /100K
      Hawaii3,118232266
      There are a total of 3,118 sex offenders in Hawaii. This yields a total of 232 sex offenders in Hawaii per 100,000 residents which is 13% less than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Waimea CDP (Kauai County), HI1,8041121,1121,224
      Waikoloa Village, HI6,2922532,5142,767
      Waimea, HI10,7703353,3273,661
      Puako, HI7951161,1481,263

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hamersville, OH7953632,5482,911
      Janesville, IA7952401,5601,800
      Schaller, IA7953802,4692,849
      Faulkton, SD7954922,1842,676
      Edgewood, IA7953272,1252,452
      Puako, HI7951161,1481,263
      Source: The Puako, HI 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.