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Total crime 51%
Violent crime 74%
Property crime 47%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
Crime data for this area is not available from the FBI, so estimates are used 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)1,260 (estimate)3,1192,580
Murdern/an/an/a2.55.0
Rapen/an/an/a44.042.6
Robberyn/an/an/a66.686.2
Assaultn/an/an/a135.5246.8
Violent crimen/an/a (estimate)101 (estimate)249381
Burglaryn/an/an/a396.4376.0
Theftn/an/an/a2,076.21,594.6
Vehicle theftn/an/an/a397.7228.9
Property crimen/an/a (estimate)1,159 (estimate)2,8702,200

Key findings

  • Puako crime rates are 51% lower than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Puako are 74% lower than the national average
  • In Puako you have a 1 in 80 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Puako is safer than 72% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Puako has increased by 1%

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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 995
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Puako is 1 in 87
      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), HI1,804971,1231,221
      Waikoloa Village, HI6,2922202,5392,760
      Waimea, HI10,7702923,3603,652
      Puako, HI7951011,1591,260

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Hamersville, OH7953472,6983,045
      Janesville, IA7952251,5221,747
      Schaller, IA7953562,4092,765
      Faulkton, SD7954992,1322,632
      Edgewood, IA7953062,0732,380
      Puako, HI7951011,1591,260
      Source: The Puako, HI crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. 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.